PROFICIENCY 82% 115% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
75%Irvine Unified
74%Irvine
38%California

Northwood High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Irvine Unified" in Irvine, CA. There are a total of 2,173 students and 72 teachers at Northwood High, for a student to teacher ratio of 31 to 1. There are a total of 105 free lunch students and 42 reduced lunch students.

Northwood High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 82.0%, which is 115% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2173
Teachers72.13
Student/Teacher ratio31:1
Free lunch105
Reduced lunch42

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Northwood High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All78%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School78%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All86%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School86%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Northwood High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 33.1% 33.1% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 1.2% 2.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 54.5% 44.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.0% 10.8% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.7% 8.7% 3.1% 3.1%

Irvine demographics profile

StatisticIrvineCaliforniaNational
Population246,99239,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,76625691
Median age34.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%52%55%
Speak English52%56%79%
Speak Spanish6%29%13%

Education level achieved in Irvine

IndexIrvineCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade96.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school95.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college88.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree74.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors68.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters29.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree10.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.6%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Northwood High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.