Northern High School (Closed 2008)
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).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
State Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
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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