PROFICIENCY 34% 11% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #10 of 24 in Kern High
  • Ranked #1 of 8 in Oildale
  • Ranked #4442 of 10298 in California
Proficiency Averages
37%Kern High
20%Oildale
38%California

North High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Kern High" in Oildale, CA. There are a total of 1,585 students and 61 teachers at North High, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 996 free lunch students and 139 reduced lunch students.

North High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.0%, which is 11% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1585
Teachers61.13
Student/Teacher ratio26:1
Free lunch996
Reduced lunch139

 

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 North 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
All17%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School17%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All51%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School51%

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.

North High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 66.3% 24.5% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 2.1% 6.3% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.0% 3.9% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 25.5% 62.9% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.7% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.3% 1.6% 3.1% 3.1%

Oildale demographics profile

StatisticOildaleCaliforniaNational
Population34,27739,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)5,24725691
Median age33.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English90%56%79%
Speak Spanish8%29%13%

Education level achieved in Oildale

IndexOildaleCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade77.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school75.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college46.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree16.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The North High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.