Northrop High School



Northrop High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northrop 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
9 576
10 526
11 555
12 524

Northrop High School is a public high school of the Fort Wayne Community School District located in Fort Wayne, IN. It has 2,181 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northrop High School is the 24th largest public high school in Indiana and the 1,040th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.0 to 1.

Total Students: 2,181
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 128.28

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Northrop High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,136
(52%)
4,442
(51%)
 Female 1,045
(48%)
4,288
(49%)

Northrop High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,404
(64%)
4,500
(52%)
 Black 373
(17%)
2,220
(25%)
 Hispanic 198
(9%)
1,076
(12%)
 Two or More 117
(5%)
514
(6%)
 Asian 77
(4%)
368
(4%)
 American Indian 10
(0%)
48
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
4
(0%)

Northrop High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,020
(47%)
3,099
(35%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 908
(42%)
4,712
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 253
(12%)
919
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northrop High School is ranked 17th out of 0 ranked schools in Indiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northrop High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 43.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Northrop High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2196
2006 2267
2007 2213
2008 2126
2009 2065
2010 2277
2011 2237
2012 2181

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.3
2006 N/A
2007 21.2
2008 19.7
2009 20.5
2010 23.2
2011 23.6
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31876138433515
2006 0.34583149536833
2007 0.37957523723452
2008 0.43320790216369
2009 0.45326876513317
2010 0.48221343873518
2011 0.50469378632097
2012 0.53232462173315

Compare Northrop High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 53.2%
 

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Public 09 - 12 2,181 17:1  
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Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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