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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Northwestern Local School District serving 1,333 students in West Salem, Ohio.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Northwestern Local School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • West Salem Northwestern Elementary School
    7334 N Elyria Rd
    West Salem, OH 44287
    (419)846-3519

    Grades: K-5 | 593 students
  • West Salem Northwestern High School
    7473 N Elyria Rd
    West Salem, OH 44287
    (419)846-3833

    Grades: 9-12 | 407 students
  • West Salem Northwestern Middle School
    7569 N Elyria Rd
    West Salem, OH 44287
    (419)846-3974

    Grades: 6-8 | 333 students

Overview

School District NameNorthwestern Local School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,333 students
# of Teachers90 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students670 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students663 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.07
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students30 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students5 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students1,282 students
% White Students
96%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students16 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:97
# of Students in 1st Grade:92
# of Students in 2nd Grade:105
# of Students in 3rd Grade:110
# of Students in 4th Grade:101
# of Students in 5th Grade:88
# of Students in 6th Grade:113
# of Students in 7th Grade:115
# of Students in 8th Grade:105
# of Students in 9th Grade:108
# of Students in 10th Grade:122
# of Students in 11th Grade:95
# of Students in 12th Grade:82
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Northwestern Local School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northwestern Local School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,971 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,447. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,318 is less than the state average of $11,715. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
Total Revenue$15 MM$11 MM
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Spending$14 MM$10 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,971$12,447
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Spending / Student$10,318$11,715
This chart display average spending per public school student in Northwestern Local School District and average spending per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Northwestern Local School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.07, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Northwestern Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.