Northern Heights High School

  • Northern Heights High School serves 129 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Northern Heights High School operates within the North Lyon County School District.
  • North Lyon County School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 129 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 129 students
Northern Heights High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Northern Heights High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Northern Heights High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Northern Heights High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1 14:1
Northern Heights High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Northern Heights High School American Indian Students (1994-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Northern Heights High School Asian Students (1993-2007)
Hispanic
7%
19%
Northern Heights High School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
n/a
7%
Northern Heights High School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
90%
65%
Northern Heights High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Northern Heights High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Northern Heights High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.31
Northern Heights High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Northern Heights High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Northern Heights High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • North Lyon County School District's student population of 417 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 90% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,428 in this district is less than the state average of $13,603. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,120 is less than the state average of $13,446. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name North Lyon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 417 531
North Lyon County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 78% 87%
North Lyon County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $7 MM
North Lyon County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $6 MM $7 MM
North Lyon County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,428 $13,603
North Lyon County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,120 $13,446
North Lyon County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  9/1/2015
I have found that if you are not into sports than you get left out in the cold. Even the teachers make it difficult for non-sports playing children to attend school there. I have never seen anything like it before in my whole life.
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