7000 Adelphi Road
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Northwestern Evening/saturday High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Inquire with school
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Grades Offered
n/a
Total Students
276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Northwestern Evening/saturday High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#1305 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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14:1
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American Indian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(19-20)
1%
7%
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Hispanic
(19-20)
82%
18%
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Black
(19-20)
12%
34%
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White
(19-20)
4%
36%
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Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
n/a
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
62%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
7%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% MD state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MD state average).

How many students attend Northwestern Evening/saturday High School?

276 students attend Northwestern Evening/saturday High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Northwestern Evening/saturday High School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Inquire with school
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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