North High School

  • North High School serves 2,135 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • North High School's student population of 2,135 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 125 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,135 students
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Total Classroom Teachers125 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North High School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#1238 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
69%
19%
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Black
9%
7%
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White
18%
65%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.490.31
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Graduation Rate
71%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWichita School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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