Northwestern High School



Northwestern High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwestern 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
9 215
10 148
11 174
12 174

Northwestern High School is a public high school of the Baltimore City Public Schools located in Baltimore, MD. It has 711 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northwestern High School is the 168th largest public high school in Maryland and the 8,074th largest nationally.

Total Students: 711
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Northwestern High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 379
(53%)
13,279
(50%)
 Female 332
(47%)
13,428
(50%)

Northwestern High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 668
(94%)
23,883
(89%)
 Hispanic 22
(3%)
708
(3%)
 White 10
(1%)
1,609
(6%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
277
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
53
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
152
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
25
(0%)

Northwestern High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 522
(73%)
18,802
(70%)
 Not Eligible 167
(23%)
6,359
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(3%)
1,546
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwestern High School is ranked 56th out of 0 ranked schools in Maryland, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwestern High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 36.0%. 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.

Northwestern High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1137
2006 1061
2007 1055
2008 992
2009 948
2010 870
2011 691
2012 711

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 16.1
2007 16.9
2008 16.7
2009 15.3
2010 14.5
2011 14.1
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58663148636763
2006 0.5928369462771
2007 0.65118483412322
2008 0.64717741935484
2009 0.81118143459916
2010 0.80114942528736
2011 0.86541244573082
2012 0.76511954992968

Compare Northwestern High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,356.2% 13.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 36.0%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 76.5%
 

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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.

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