North Side High School

  • North Side High School serves 1,672 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Side High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North Side High School's student population of 1,672 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,672 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Side High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Side High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1524 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
12%
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Black
22%
12%
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White
46%
69%
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Side High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.710.50
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Graduation Rate
81%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Side High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Wayne Community Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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