North High School



North High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 498
10 532
11 560
12 552
UG 1

North High School is a public high school of the Torrance Unf School District located in Torrance, CA. It has 2,143 students in grades 9th through 12th. North High School is the 322nd largest public high school in California and the 1,118th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 28.6 to 1.

Total Students: 2,143
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 74.9

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North High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,080
(50%)
4,426
(50%)
 Female 1,063
(50%)
4,366
(50%)

North High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 731
(34%)
2,147
(24%)
 Asian 669
(31%)
3,083
(35%)
 White 357
(17%)
2,572
(29%)
 Black 200
(9%)
486
(6%)
 Two or More 155
(7%)
381
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 23
(1%)
71
(1%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
52
(1%)

North High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,197
(56%)
6,194
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 696
(32%)
1,901
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 250
(12%)
697
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

North High School is ranked 391st out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

North High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2239
2006 2150
2007 2135
2008 2215
2009 2229
2010 2201
2011 2187
2012 2143

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.5
2006 23.1
2007 20.6
2008 26.6
2009 27.9
2010 N/A
2011 30.2
2012 28.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23358642251005
2006 0.17162790697674
2007 0.2576112412178
2008 0.2627539503386
2009 0.28936742934051
2010 0.30440708768741
2011
2012 0.4414372375175

Compare North High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,860.0% 28.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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