Northwest Community High School



Northwest Community High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Community 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
9 307
10 326
11 305
12 253

Northwest Community High School is a public high school of the Indianapolis Public Schools located in Indianapolis, IN. It has 1,191 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northwest Community High School is the 94th largest public high school in Indiana and the 4,713th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,191
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 88

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $25.99

Search for Former NCHS Students

Northwest Community High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 663
(56%)
4,275
(52%)
 Female 528
(44%)
3,943
(48%)

Northwest Community High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 714
(60%)
4,864
(59%)
 Hispanic 238
(20%)
1,546
(19%)
 White 150
(13%)
1,392
(17%)
 Two or More 50
(4%)
330
(4%)
 Asian 36
(3%)
69
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Northwest Community High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 791
(66%)
6,086
(74%)
 Not Eligible 345
(29%)
1,618
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(5%)
514
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwest Community High School is ranked 43rd out of 0 ranked schools in Indiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest Community High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.0%) is significantly 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.

Northwest Community High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1335
2006 1115
2007 950
2008 920
2009 815
2010 837
2011 839
2012 1191

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 N/A
2007 14.6
2008 14.6
2009 15.4
2010 17.3
2011 11.2
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69438202247191
2006 0.752466367713
2007 0.78947368421053
2008 0.79673913043478
2009 0.79509202453988
2010 0.81481481481481
2011 0.77949940405244
2012 0.7103274559194

Compare Northwest Community High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 71.0%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Northwest Community High School
Indianapolis, IN
Public 09 - 12 1,191 13.5:1  
Gambold Preparatory Magnet High School
Indianapolis, IN
Public 09 - 09 60 5:1 1 miles
Northwest Community Jr High School
Indianapolis, IN
Public 07 - 08 641 12.6:1 1 miles
Indiana Math & Science Academy
Indianapolis, IN
Public KG - 12 541 15:1 2 miles
Speedway Senior High School
Speedway, IN
Public 09 - 12 488 15.2:1 2 miles
Chapel Hill 7th & 8th Grade Center
Indianapolis, IN
Public 07 - 08 1,178 13.9:1 3 miles
Covenant Christian High School
Indianapolis, IN
Private 09 - 12 310 12:1 3 miles
Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center
Indianapolis, IN
Public 09 - 09 1,217 12.8:1 3 miles
Cardinal Ritter High School
Indianapolis, IN
Private 07 - 12 617 16:1 3 miles
Ben Davis High School
Indianapolis, IN
Public 10 - 12 3,101 15.5:1 3 miles
Speedway Junior High School
Speedway, IN
Public 07 - 08 234 12:1 3 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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

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.

Copyright 2017. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.