Northwest Classen High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
6.3
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 982 Students
  • 70 Teachers

Northwest Classen High School
2801 NW 27TH ST
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73107

Phone: (405) 942-5551

District: Oklahoma City Public Schools

Overview

At Northwest Classen High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Northwest Classen High School is 14 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 80 percent. Northwest Classen High School is 1 of 17 high schools in the Oklahoma City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 982
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 80%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 92%
Full-Time Teachers 70

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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 53%
Proficient in Math 59%
College Readiness Index 6.3

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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 17
Total Students 9,984
Proficient in Reading (district average) 61%
Proficient in Math (district average) 52%
College Readiness (district average) 27.4

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Nearby Schools

Northwest Classen High School is 1 of 17 schools in the Oklahoma City Public Schools.

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