Northern Valley High School

  • Northern Valley High School serves 53 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Northern Valley High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas 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 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

Northern Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Northern Valley High School's student population of 53 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northern Valley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northern Valley High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#947 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
93%
64%
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Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score0.130.54
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Graduation Rate≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthern Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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