4400 Sterling Ave
Kansas City, MO 64133
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Northwood School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.

Top Rankings

Northwood School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students (17-18)
2 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Northwood School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Rankings

Northwood School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#762 out of 2091 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Northwood School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northwood School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northwood School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
13:1
American Indian
(17-18)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(17-18)
n/a
2%
Hispanic
(17-18)
n/a
6%
Black
(17-18)
100%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northwood School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
(17-18)
n/a
72%
Hawaiian
(17-18)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(17-18)
n/a
4%
Diversity Score
n/a
Eligible for Free Lunch (07-08)
23%
32%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (07-08)
5%
8%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)

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