North High School



North High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North 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
9 566
10 585
11 508
12 502

North High School is a public high school of the Wichita School District located in Wichita, KS. It has 2,161 students in grades 9th through 12th. North High School is the 5th largest public high school in Kansas and the 1,180th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.2 to 1.

Total Students: 2,161
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 125.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,180th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 5th out of 354
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 319th out of 339
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 4th out of 339

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North High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,149
(53%)
6,942
(51%)
 Female 1,012
(47%)
6,650
(49%)

North High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,385
(64%)
4,347
(32%)
 White 440
(20%)
4,686
(34%)
 Black 190
(9%)
2,558
(19%)
 Two or More 93
(4%)
1,086
(8%)
 American Indian 30
(1%)
219
(2%)
 Asian 21
(1%)
664
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
32
(0%)

North High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,524
(71%)
7,947
(58%)
 Not Eligible 503
(23%)
4,616
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 134
(6%)
1,029
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

North High School is ranked 1st out of 354 ranked schools in Kansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.1%. 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.

North High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1622
2006 1770
2007 1795
2008 1768
2009 1866
2010 1960
2011 1972
2012 2041
2013 2067
2014 2180
2015 2161

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.4
2007 18.7
2008 19
2009 18.9
2010 20.8
2011 19.9
2012 20.1
2013 20.1
2014 20.1
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73181257706535
2006 0.70169491525424
2007 0.70863509749304
2008 0.81108597285068
2009 0.78670953912111
2010 0.81326530612245
2011 0.8367139959432
2012 0.83292503674669
2013 0.84228350266086
2014 0.81100917431193
2015 0.76723739009718

Compare North High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.2% 13.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 76.7%
 

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