Northwest Community 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5525 W 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Phone
(317) 693-5600
District
INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
MARION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
708
Classroom Teachers
86

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

1

(10 is best)

Better than 1.5% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Northwest Community High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 7 46
Proficiency in Reading 12 57
Proficiency in Math 1 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 8.23
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.81
AVG FOR STATE 17.45
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 268 37.9%
Grade 10 160 22.6%
Grade 11 146 20.6%
Grade 12 122 17.2%
Total 708 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.5% 23.1% 71.8%
Black 61.2% 48.9% 13.2%
Hispanic 30.1% 27.1% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.2% 0.7% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.8% 68.5% 46.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.9% 65.0% 39.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 3.5% 7.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 309,531 6,666,818
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,909.0 184
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.2% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.5% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.9% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.0% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 122,182 2,537,189
Single Parent Households With Children 15.5% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.6% 88.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.7% 25.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.9% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 6.3% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.3% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.0% 19.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.3% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 21.5% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 23.6% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,749 $199,655,667 43.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $641 $18,962,703 4.1%
Staff $814 $24,080,562 5.3%
General Administration $235 $6,952,005 1.5%
School Administration $690 $20,412,270 4.5%
Operation $1,567 $46,356,561 10.1%
Transportation $1,439 $42,569,937 9.3%
Other $380 $11,241,540 2.5%
Total Support $5,766 $170,575,578 37.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,955 $87,417,765 19.1%
Total Expenditures $15,469 $457,619,427 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,571 $5,832,778,994 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $462 $483,356,437 4.1%
Staff $376 $393,989,155 3.3%
General Administration $200 $209,226,232 1.8%
School Administration $612 $640,322,023 5.4%
Operation $1,096 $1,148,061,426 9.7%
Transportation $581 $608,366,070 5.1%
Other $252 $264,101,690 2.2%
Total Support $3,579 $3,747,256,048 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,169 $2,271,124,578 19.2%
Total Expenditures $11,319 $11,851,201,696 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%