Northwood High School



Northwood High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwood 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
9 295
10 267
11 225
12 204

Northwood High School is a public high school of the Caddo Parish School District located in Shreveport, LA. It has 991 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northwood High School is the 78th largest public high school in Louisiana and the 6,029th largest nationally.

Total Students: 991
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Northwood High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 504
(51%)
6,474
(49%)
 Female 487
(49%)
6,620
(51%)

Northwood High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 594
(60%)
3,781
(29%)
 Black 348
(35%)
8,687
(66%)
 Hispanic 34
(3%)
329
(3%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
139
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
25
(0%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
130
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Northwood High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 488
(49%)
4,948
(38%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 463
(47%)
7,803
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(4%)
343
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwood High School is ranked 87th out of 356 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwood High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 54.5%. 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.

Northwood High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 979
2006 1004
2007 961
2008 957
2009 960
2010 1024
2011 976
2012 951
2013 937
2014 955
2015 991

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 17.7
2007 17
2008 19.1
2009 17.1
2010 16.3
2011 15.7
2012 16.2
2013 17.5
2014 17.7
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36976506639428
2006 0.42629482071713
2007 0.44224765868887
2008 0.4576802507837
2009 0.50833333333333
2010 0.5478515625
2011 0.54405737704918
2012 0.50052576235542
2013 0.50693703308431
2014 0.50785340314136
2015 0.50756811301715

Compare Northwood High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,304.6% 13.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 50.8%
 
State Average 54.5%
 

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