Northwest Classen High School

2801 Northwest 27th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Northwest Classen High School serves 1,548 students in grades 9-12.
Northwest Classen High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Oklahoma state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 54% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,548 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75% (Btm 50% in OK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OK Dept. of Education

School Overview

Northwest Classen High School's student population of 1,548 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
100 teachers
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School Rankings

Northwest Classen High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,674 schools in Oklahoma (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Northwest Classen High School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OK)
Overall Testing Rank
#1555 out of 1674 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
26%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
3%
12%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
74%
19%
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Black
9%
8%
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White
9%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
12%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Graduation Rate
75%
78%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Northwest Classen High School's ranking?
Northwest Classen High School is ranked #1555 out of 1,674 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Oklahoma.
What schools are Northwest Classen High School often compared to?
Northwest Classen High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Astec Charter High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% OK state average), while 10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 26% OK state average).
What is the graduation rate of Northwest Classen High School?
The graduation rate of Northwest Classen High School is 75%, which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 78%.
How many students attend Northwest Classen High School?
1,548 students attend Northwest Classen High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Northwest Classen High School students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 9% of students are White, 3% of students are American Indian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Northwest Classen High School?
Northwest Classen High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Oklahoma state average of 15:1.
What grades does Northwest Classen High School offer ?
Northwest Classen High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Northwest Classen High School part of?
Northwest Classen High School is part of Oklahoma City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,548 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OK Dept. of Education

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