Northwest High School

  • Northwest High School serves 204 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.

School Overview

  • Northwest High School's student population of 204 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students204 students
This chart display total students of Northwest High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Northwest High School
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
This chart display the total teachers of Northwest High School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
21%
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 New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
30%
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 New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
American Indian
100%
13%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Northwest High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 NM.
Diversity Scoren/a0.38
Graduation Rate30-39%
71%
This chart display graduation rate of Northwest High School and public school graduation rate of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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 New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthwest High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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  • Shiprock Atsa Biyaazh Community School
    Grades: K-6 | 297 students
    1.4 miles
    P.o. Box 1809
    Shiprock, NM 87420
    (505)368-2202
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  • Shiprock Beclabito Day School
    Grades: K-4
    1.4 miles
    P.o. Box 1200
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    (928)656-3555
    1.4 K-4 n/a
  • Shiprock Dream Dine Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 26 students
    2.1 miles
    Highway 64 Milepost 23 Nw
    Shiprock, NM 87420
    (505)368-2500
    2.1 K-3 26
  • Shiprock Mesa Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 313 students
    2.2 miles
    N Hwy 491 Mesa School Rd
    Shiprock, NM 87420
    (505)368-4529
    2.2 PK-5 313
  • Shiprock Nizhoni Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 462 students
    13.6 miles
    Hwy 491
    Shiprock, NM 87420
    (505)368-4565
    13.6 PK-5 462

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