2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 06–12 Grades
- 1,019 Students
- 58 Teachers
Northwest Secondary School
5496 NORTH 72ND ST
MILWAUKEE, WI 53218
Phone: (414) 393-3100
District: Milwaukee Public Schools
At Northwest Secondary School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Northwest Secondary School is 8 percent. The student body makeup is 55 percent male and 45 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Northwest Secondary School is 1 of 37 high schools in the Milwaukee Public Schools.
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)||97%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||81%|
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||10%|
|Proficient in Math||13%|
|College Readiness Index||2.0|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||06 – 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)||35%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||26%|
|College Readiness (district average)||15.1|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.