Northwood High School
Northwood High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Northwood High School's student population of 689 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||689 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||44 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Northwood High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (LA)|
|Overall School Rank||#973 out of 1,277 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||15:1|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Rapides Parish School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Colfax Colfax Elementary School Grades: K-6 | 230 students
301 Third Street
Colfax, LA 71417
(318)627-3254 8.3 K-6 230
- Alexandria Renaissance Home For Youth Grades: K-12 | 30 students
1501 Vandenburg Dr.
Alexandria, LA 71306
(318)448-8592 11.2 K-12 30
- Alexandria North Bayou Rapides Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 333 students
5500 England Drive
Alexandria, LA 71303
(318)445-4260 11.9 PK-6 333
- Dry Prong South Grant Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 529 students
1000 Highway 1241
Dry Prong, LA 71423
(318)641-1882 12.4 PK-6 529
- Alexandria Mabel Brasher Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 295 students
601 Cloverleaf Boulevard
Alexandria, LA 71303
(318)442-0878 12.6 PK-6 295
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.
Students all over the nation go hungry every day not because their schools don’t offer lunch, but because they refuse them to children with outstanding debts. Read on to learn about the horror that is lunch shaming and what can be done about it.