Northwood Jr High School



Northwood Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwood Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 172
7 144
8 155
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northwood Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Highland Park, IL in the North Shore School District 112. It enrolls 471 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 10.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 471
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.05

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Northwood Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 239
(51%)
2,270
(51%)
 Female 232
(49%)
2,186
(49%)

Northwood Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 244
(52%)
3,064
(69%)
 Hispanic 195
(41%)
1,111
(25%)
 Black 17
(4%)
101
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
59
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
104
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)

Northwood Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 269
(57%)
3,295
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 177
(38%)
1,113
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(5%)
48
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Northwood Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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 Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 370
2006 366
2007 386
2008 424
2009 433
2010 467
2011 447
2012 471

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.5
2006 9.4
2007 12.1
2008 10.3
2009 9.5
2010 10.5
2011 10.3
2012 10.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30540540540541
2006 0.32786885245902
2007 0.37305699481865
2008 0.36084905660377
2009 0.40415704387991
2010 0.42612419700214
2011 0.43847874720358
2012 0.42887473460722

Compare Northwood Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,020.0% 10.2:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.9%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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