Northwest Secondary School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
N/A
Math Proficiency
N/A
Reading Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 900 Students
  • 44 Teachers

Northwest Secondary School
5496 NORTH 72ND ST
MILWAUKEE, WI 53218

Phone: (414) 393-3100

District: Milwaukee Public Schools

Overview

At Northwest Secondary School, 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 36 high schools in the Milwaukee 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 900
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 91%
Full-Time Teachers 44

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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 N/A
Proficient in Math N/A
College Readiness Index N/A

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 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 36
Total Students 22,646
Proficient in Reading (district average) 48%
Proficient in Math (district average) 32%
College Readiness (district average) 17.0

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Nearby Schools

Northwest Secondary School is 1 of 36 schools in the Milwaukee Public Schools.

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