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
9 453
10 480
11 719
12 604

Northwest High School is a public high school of the Northwest Independent School District located in Justin, TX. It has 2,256 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northwest High School is the 204th largest public high school in Texas and the 987th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.4 to 1.

Total Students: 2,256
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 146.07
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 987th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 204th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,492nd out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 176th out of 2,121

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Northwest High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,268
(56%)
3,160
(53%)
 Female 988
(44%)
2,820
(47%)

Northwest High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,488
(66%)
3,891
(65%)
 Hispanic 512
(23%)
1,247
(21%)
 Black 156
(7%)
482
(8%)
 Two or More 46
(2%)
125
(2%)
 Asian 42
(2%)
184
(3%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
39
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
12
(0%)

Northwest High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,763
(78%)
4,979
(83%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 382
(17%)
763
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 111
(5%)
238
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwest High School is ranked 539th out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.3%. 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 2212
2006 2621
2007 3003
2008 3218
2009 2741
2010 2487
2011 2332
2012 2495
2013 2666
2014 2793
2015 2256

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 16.8
2007 16.9
2008 17.1
2009 15.6
2010 14.6
2011 15.4
2012 16.8
2013 16.9
2014 16.4
2015 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14014466546112
2006 0.1365890881343
2007 0.15684315684316
2008 0.18458669981355
2009 0.19190076614374
2010 0.20989143546441
2011 0.22641509433962
2012 0.23366733466934
2013 0.19917479369842
2014 0.20408163265306
2015 0.21852836879433

Compare Northwest High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.9%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 

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