Northshore High School

  • Northshore High School serves 1,532 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the LA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Northshore High School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.
  • St. Tammany Parish School District's 79% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1532 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 93 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,532 students
Northshore High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Northshore High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers93 teachers
Northshore High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNorthshore High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Northshore High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
2%
Northshore High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Northshore High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
16%
44%
Northshore High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
76%
45%
Northshore High School White Students (1991-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNorthshore High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.400.61
Northshore High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
19%
58%
Northshore High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Northshore High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • St. Tammany Parish School District's student population of 37,841 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 72% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,708 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,556 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District NameSt. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
4
Number of Students Managed37,8411,685
St. Tammany Parish School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate79%67%
St. Tammany Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$439 MM$30 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$509 MM$31 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,708$13,503
St. Tammany Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,556$14,322
St. Tammany Parish School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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