Northwest High School

914 Mohawk Dr
Mc Dermott, OH 45652
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 360 students in grades 9-12, Northwest High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 60%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 33% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 360 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50% in OH)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

School Overview

Northwest High School's student population of 360 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
360 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Northwest High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,241 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Northwest High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (OH)
#2241 out of 3241 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-24%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northwest High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Ohio by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northwest High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Northwest High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Ohio by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northwest High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
97%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northwest High School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
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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 OH.
0.06
This chart display the diversity score of Northwest High School and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Northwest High School and public school graduation rate of Ohio by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northwest High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northwest High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Northwest High School's ranking?
Northwest High School is ranked #2241 out of 3,241 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Ohio.
What schools are Northwest High School often compared to?
Northwest High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Portsmouth West High School, Wheelersburg High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% OH state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 60% OH state average).
What is the graduation rate of Northwest High School?
The graduation rate of Northwest High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Ohio state average of 86%.
How many students attend Northwest High School?
360 students attend Northwest High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Northwest High School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Northwest High School?
Northwest High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Ohio state average of 17:1.
What grades does Northwest High School offer ?
Northwest High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Northwest High School part of?
Northwest High School is part of Northwest Local School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 360 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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