Northwood High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
N/A
Algebra Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 976 Students
  • 62 Teachers

Northwood High School
5939 OLD MOORINGSPORT RD
SHREVEPORT, LA 71107

Phone: (318) 929-3513

District: Caddo Parish Public Schools

Overview

At Northwood High School, the student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 43 percent. Northwood High School is 1 of 13 high schools in the Caddo Parish 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 976
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 43%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 54%
Full-Time Teachers 62

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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 English 88%
Proficient in Algebra 60%
College Readiness Index N/A

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

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

District

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

Total Schools 13
Total Students 12,451
Proficient in English (district average) 76%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 56%
College Readiness (district average) 12.9

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Nearby Schools

Northwood High School is 1 of 13 schools in the Caddo Parish Public Schools.

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