Northglenn High School

  • Northglenn High School serves 2,021 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Northglenn High School's student population of 2,021 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,021 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northglenn High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northglenn High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1228 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northglenn High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northglenn High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
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White
29%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northglenn High School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northglenn High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.520.40
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Graduation Rate
90%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northglenn High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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