Niles West High School



Niles West High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Niles West 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
9 654
10 640
11 631
12 673

Niles West High School is a public high school of the Niles Twp Chsd 219 School District located in Skokie, IL. It has 2,598 students in grades 9th through 12th. Niles West High School is the 37th largest public high school in Illinois and the 492nd largest nationally.

Total Students: 2,598
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Niles West High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,301
(50%)
2,433
(50%)
 Female 1,297
(50%)
2,408
(50%)

Niles West High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,243
(48%)
2,186
(45%)
 Asian 751
(29%)
1,485
(31%)
 Hispanic 330
(13%)
621
(13%)
 Black 166
(6%)
387
(8%)
 Two or More 100
(4%)
132
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
21
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
9
(0%)

Niles West High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,747
(67%)
3,226
(67%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 851
(33%)
1,615
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Niles West High School is ranked 90th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Niles West High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.8%) is lower than the state average of 45.6%. 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.

Niles West High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2489
2006 2526
2007 2399
2008 2465
2009 2399
2010 2479
2011 2565
2012 2598

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 15.3
2007 15.6
2008 13.8
2009 13.4
2010 14
2011 14.1
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 0.31384015594542
2012 0.32755966127791

Compare Niles West High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.8%
 
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Niles West High School
Skokie, IL
Public 09 - 12 2,598 -1:1  
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Logos Christian Academy
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Notre Dame High School College Prep
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Northridge Preparatory School
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