Northwest Career and Technical Academy

Public School
8200 West Tropical Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89149
Clark County
(702) 799-4640

Alumni Website
Classmates.com®

School District
Clark County School District



Northwest Career and Technical Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Career and Technical Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 525
10 461
11 457
12 459
UG 21

Northwest Career and Technical Academy is a public high school of the Clark County School District located in Las Vegas, NV. It has 1,923 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northwest Career and Technical Academy is the 34th largest public high school in Nevada and the 1,680th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,923
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 87

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Northwest Career and Technical Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 1,104
(57%)
46,956
(49%)
 Male 819
(43%)
48,899
(51%)

Northwest Career and Technical Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 839
(44%)
29,550
(31%)
 Hispanic 486
(25%)
39,030
(41%)
 Asian 249
(13%)
7,084
(7%)
 Black 163
(8%)
12,716
(13%)
 Two or More 151
(8%)
5,424
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 26
(1%)
1,447
(2%)
 American Indian 9
(0%)
604
(1%)

Northwest Career and Technical Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,384
(72%)
52,357
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 365
(19%)
36,877
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 174
(9%)
6,621
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwest Career and Technical Academy is ranked 43rd out of 0 ranked schools in Nevada, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest Career and Technical Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.0%) is lower than the state average of 42.5%. 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.

Northwest Career and Technical Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 1314
2009 1678
2010 1881
2011 1953
2012 1923

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 20.2
2009 21
2010 21.9
2011 22.4
2012 22.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.20700152207002
2009 0.21513706793802
2010 0.29080276448698
2011 0.30926779313876
2012 0.28029121164847

Compare Northwest Career and Technical Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,176.8% 21.8:1
 
2,210.0% 22.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.0%
 
State Average 42.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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