Northern High School served 1,181 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Northern High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northern High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
93%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northern High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
2%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northern High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.13
This chart display the diversity score of Northern High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northern High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northern High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School District Name
Detroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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