Northwest Secondary School



Northwest Secondary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Secondary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 102
8 131
9 3
10 5
11 10
12 76

Northwest Secondary School is a public high school of the Milwaukee School District located in Milwaukee, WI. It has 327 students in grades 6th through 12th. Northwest Secondary School is the 261st largest public high school in Wisconsin and the 13,911th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.8 to 1.

Total Students: 327
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.68

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Northwest Secondary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 190
(58%)
12,616
(51%)
 Female 137
(42%)
12,033
(49%)

Northwest Secondary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 302
(92%)
15,660
(64%)
 White 11
(3%)
2,719
(11%)
 Asian 9
(3%)
1,387
(6%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
4,674
(19%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
49
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
159
(1%)

Northwest Secondary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 280
(86%)
17,991
(73%)
 Not Eligible 33
(10%)
5,449
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(4%)
1,209
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwest Secondary School is ranked 101st out of 0 ranked schools in Wisconsin, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest Secondary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 36.3%. 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.

Northwest Secondary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 965
2008 948
2009 1047
2010 1019
2011 900
2012 327

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 17.9
2008 17.6
2009 19
2010 17.6
2011 20.5
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.86010362694301
2008 0.86603375527426
2009 0.89875835721108
2010 0.8135426889107
2011 0.90888888888889
2012 0.89908256880734

Compare Northwest Secondary School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,529.1% 15.3:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 36.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 89.9%
 

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