North Kansas City High School

  • North Kansas City High School serves 1,476 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • North Kansas City High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.
  • North Kansas City High School operates within the North Kansas City 74 School District.
  • North Kansas City 74 School District's 96% graduation rate is higher than the Missouri state average of 90%.

Top Placements

North Kansas City High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • North Kansas City High School's student population of 1476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,476 students
North Kansas City High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %North Kansas City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
North Kansas City High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeNorth Kansas City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • North Kansas City High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Kansas City High School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
48%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
North Kansas City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
7%
2%
North Kansas City High School Asian Students (1992-2016)
Hispanic
18%
6%
North Kansas City High School Black Students (1992-2016)
Black
20%
16%
North Kansas City High School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
48%
72%
North Kansas City High School White Students (1992-2016)
Two or more races
7%
3%
North Kansas City High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsNorth Kansas City High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.690.22
North Kansas City High School Diversity Score (1992-2016)
Graduation Rate
93%
90%
North Kansas City High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
44%
North Kansas City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
North Kansas City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of North Kansas City High School is North Kansas City 74 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 552 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • North Kansas City 74 School District's student population of 19,984 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 85% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,953 is higher than the state average of $9,726. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,765 is higher than the state average of $9,907. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    School District NameNorth Kansas City 74 School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    32
    2
    Number of Students Managed19,984569
    North Kansas City 74 School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    58%
    48%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    66%
    63%
    District Graduation Rate
    96%
    90%
    District Total Revenue$213 MM$6 MM
    District Spending$209 MM$6 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,953$9,726
    District Spending / Student$10,765$9,907
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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