Northwest Passage High School

11345 Robinson Dr Nw

Minneapolis, MN 55433

Tel: (763)862-9223
  • Northwest Passage High School serves 156 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Northwest Passage High School operates within the Northwest Passage High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 156 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 156 students
Northwest Passage High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Northwest Passage High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Northwest Passage High School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Northwest Passage High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Northwest Passage High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
American Indian
1%
2%
Northwest Passage High School American Indian Students (2000-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Northwest Passage High School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
6%
9%
Northwest Passage High School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
1%
10%
Northwest Passage High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
77%
69%
Northwest Passage High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Northwest Passage High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
14%
4%
Northwest Passage High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Northwest Passage High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MN 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.
0.39 0.32
Northwest Passage High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
26%
31%
Northwest Passage High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
8%
7%
Northwest Passage High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Northwest Passage High School District's student population of 156 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,083 is higher than the state average of $12,795. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,293 is higher than the state average of $13,079. The district spending/student has grown by 48% over four years.
School District Name Northwest Passage High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 156 522
Northwest Passage High School District Students Managed (2000-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Northwest Passage High School District Graduation Rate (2000-2002)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $7 MM
Northwest Passage High School District District Total Revenue (2000-2014)
District Spending $2 MM $7 MM
Northwest Passage High School District District Spending (2000-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,083 $12,795
Northwest Passage High School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,293 $13,079
Northwest Passage High School District District Spending / Student (2000-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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