2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 86 Students
- 7 Teachers
Northwestern High School
221 3RD ST
MELLETTE, SD 57461
Phone: (605) 887-3467
District: Northwestern Area School District 56-7
At Northwestern High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Northwestern High School is 48 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 7 percent. Northwestern High School is the only high school in the Northwestern Area School District 56-7.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||7%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||20%|
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||68%|
|Proficient in Math||69%|
|College Readiness Index||41.3|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||68%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||69%|
|College Readiness (district average)||41.3|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.