Northwest High School



Northwest High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest 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
9 529
10 525
11 471
12 525

Northwest High School is a public high school of the Northwest R-I School District located in Cedar Hill, MO. It has 2,050 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northwest High School is the 5th largest public high school in Missouri and the 1,345th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 2,050
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 131.04

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Northwest High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,036
(51%)
1,036
(51%)
 Female 1,014
(49%)
1,014
(49%)

Northwest High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,944
(95%)
1,944
(95%)
 Two or More 34
(2%)
34
(2%)
 Hispanic 25
(1%)
25
(1%)
 Black 20
(1%)
20
(1%)
 Asian 18
(1%)
18
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
3
(0%)

Northwest High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,343
(66%)
1,343
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 552
(27%)
552
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 155
(8%)
155
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwest High School is ranked 21st out of 0 ranked schools in Missouri, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 40.3%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2277
2006 2363
2007 2359
2008 2259
2009 2228
2010 2147
2011 2120
2012 2050

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 18.5
2007 18.4
2008 16.7
2009 16.7
2010 16.8
2011 16.1
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19718928414581
2006 0.21074904782057
2007 0.2318779143705
2008 0.24701195219124
2009 0.29712746858169
2010 0.33255705635771
2011 0.37405660377358
2012 0.34487804878049

Compare Northwest High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,388.9% 13.9:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.5%
 
State Average 40.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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