Omaha Northwest Magnet High School

  • Omaha Northwest Magnet High School serves 1,821 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 18% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Omaha Northwest Magnet High School's student population of 1,821 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,821 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Omaha Northwest Magnet High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Omaha Northwest Magnet High School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#909 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
19%
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Black
40%
7%
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White
29%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.730.27
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Graduation Rate
78%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOmaha Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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