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Northwood High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4515 Portola Pkwy.
Irvine, CA 92620
Phone
(949) 936-7200
District
IRVINE UNIFIED
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1756
Classroom Teachers
70

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.8% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Northwood High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
44%
81%
57%
78%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 20 10 0
25
26
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 420 23.9%
Grade 10 436 24.8%
Grade 11 458 26.1%
Grade 12 442 25.2%
Total 1756 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 26.4% 28.3% 23.3%
Black 1.6% 2.1% 5.4%
Hispanic 9.2% 12.9% 57.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 62.4% 56.2% 12.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.4% 28.9% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.9% 26.5% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.5% 2.4% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 244,376 39,538,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,871.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.4% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.2% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.0% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 10.3% 14.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 84,638 13,103,114
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.0% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 69.1% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 34.7% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.8% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.9% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.1% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.8% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 9.5% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,041 $248,230,455 45.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $876 $30,883,380 5.7%
Staff $867 $30,566,085 5.6%
General Administration $47 $1,656,985 0.3%
School Administration $739 $26,053,445 4.8%
Operation $1,174 $41,389,370 7.6%
Transportation $154 $5,429,270 1.0%
Other $297 $10,470,735 1.9%
Total Support $4,154 $146,449,270 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,156 $146,519,780 27.1%
Total Expenditures $15,351 $541,199,505 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,356 $50,163,077,615 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $884 $5,306,242,206 5.2%
Staff $863 $5,178,254,236 5.0%
General Administration $215 $1,291,487,537 1.3%
School Administration $923 $5,541,916,109 5.4%
Operation $1,311 $7,872,234,116 7.7%
Transportation $303 $1,818,082,742 1.8%
Other $665 $3,989,805,237 3.9%
Total Support $5,163 $30,997,440,957 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,580 $21,494,994,026 20.9%
Total Expenditures $17,099 $102,656,107,113 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%