North Side High School

475 E State St
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
North Side High School serves 1,644 students in grades 9-12.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

North Side High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

North Side High School's student population of 1,644 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

North Side High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of North Side High School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1472 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
12%
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Black
23%
13%
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White
43%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.730.51
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Graduation Rate
78%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Wayne Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to North Side High School is Allen County Juvenile Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forest Park Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Wayne Allen County Juvenile Center
    Grades: 8-11 | 8 students
    0.8 miles
    2929 N Wells
    Fort Wayne, IN 46808
    (260) 449-8066
    0.8 8-11 8
  • Fort Wayne Forest Park Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 591 students
    0.8 miles
    2004 Alabama Ave
    Fort Wayne, IN 46805
    (260) 467-6850
    0.8 PK-5 591
  • Fort Wayne Bloomingdale Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 352 students
    1.0 miles
    1300 Orchard St
    Fort Wayne, IN 46808
    (260) 467-6700
    1 PK-5 352
  • Fort Wayne Franke Park Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
    1.0 miles
    828 Mildred Ave
    Fort Wayne, IN 46808
    (260) 467-6925
    1 PK-5 466
  • Fort Wayne Lakeside Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 499 students
    1.4 miles
    2100 Lake Ave
    Fort Wayne, IN 46805
    (260) 467-8625
    1.4 6-8 499

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