North High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
17.6
Math Proficiency
1.6
Reading Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
21:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 937 Students
  • 45 Teachers

North High School
2960 NORTH SPEER BLVD
DENVER, CO 80211

Phone: (303) 423-2700

District: Denver Public Schools

Overview

At North High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at North High School is 37 percent. The student body makeup is 57 percent male and 43 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 94 percent. North High School is 1 of 30 high schools in the Denver Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 937
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 94%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 84%
Full-Time Teachers 45

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 48%
Proficient in Math 10%
College Readiness Index 17.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 30
Total Students 20,846
Proficient in Reading (district average) 45%
Proficient in Math (district average) 16%
College Readiness (district average) 30.5

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