Northwestern High School

  • Northwestern High School serves 407 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Northwestern High School's student population of 407 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northwestern High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northwestern High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#1498 out of 3,224 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
97%
71%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwestern High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.060.25
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthwestern Local School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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