Northridge High School

9601 Zelzah Ave.
Northridge, CA 91325
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 938 students in grades 9-12, Northridge High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 938 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • : 97% (Top 10% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Northridge High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Northridge High School's student population of 938 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
938 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Northridge High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Northridge High School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#5565 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10-14%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northridge High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northridge High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
15-19%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Northridge High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Northridge High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
72%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northridge High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
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White
14%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.46
This chart display the diversity score of Northridge High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
97%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Northridge High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northridge High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northridge High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Northridge High School's ranking?
Northridge High School is ranked #5565 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Northridge High School often compared to?
Northridge High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Valley Of Arts And Sciences, Granada Hills Charter by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Northridge High School?
The graduation rate of Northridge High School is 97%, which is higher than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend Northridge High School?
938 students attend Northridge High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Northridge High School students are Hispanic, 14% of students are White, 10% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Northridge High School?
Northridge High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Northridge High School offer ?
Northridge High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Northridge High School part of?
Northridge High School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Last Day for E-Basis; Principal, SAA and Financial Manager (*Main Calendar -All Events)
June 26, 2024 (Wednesday)
First Day of Instruction (*Main Calendar -All Events)
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break -No School (*Main Calendar -All Events)
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break -No School (*Main Calendar -All Events)
November 26, 2024 (Tuesday)
Thanksgiving Break -No School (*Main Calendar -All Events)
November 27, 2024 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 938 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • : 97% (Top 10%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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