Northwest High School

Northwest High School serves 1,325 students in grades 10-12. 
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 1,325 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Northwest High School's student population of 1,325 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 10-12
Total Students
1,325 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Northwest High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
8%
12%
Black
3%
7%
White
81%
73%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwest High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
0.34
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 04/26/2023

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Northwest High School?
1,325 students attend Northwest High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Northwest High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.
What grades does Northwest High School offer ?
Northwest High School offers enrollment in grades 10-12
What school district is Northwest High School part of?
Northwest High School is part of Waukee Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 1,325 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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