North Forest High School



North Forest High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North Forest 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
9 446
10 252
11 210
12 238

North Forest High School is a public high school of the North Forest Independent School District located in Houston, TX. It has 1,146 students in grades 9th through 12th. North Forest High School is the 479th largest public high school in Texas and the 4,990th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,146
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 75.46

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North Forest High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 607
(53%)
909
(52%)
 Female 539
(47%)
833
(48%)

North Forest High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 789
(69%)
1,028
(59%)
 Hispanic 344
(30%)
696
(40%)
 White 9
(1%)
12
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

North Forest High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,143
(100%)
1,732
(99%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
10
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

North Forest High School is ranked 193rd out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North Forest High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.4%. 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 Forest High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1090
2006 1048
2007 896
2008 1832
2009 1629
2010 1416
2011 1274
2012 1146

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 13.6
2007 12.5
2008 18
2009 14.4
2010 11.6
2011 14.4
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67339449541284
2006 0.69656488549618
2007 0.99665178571429
2008 0.99836244541485
2009 0.99815837937385
2010 0.99576271186441
2011 0.99764521193093
2012 0.99738219895288

Compare North Forest High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 
This School 99.7%
 

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