PROFICIENCY 4% 92% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%New York

Northwest College Preparatory High School is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "ROCHESTER CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Rochester, NY. There are a total of 275 students and 22 teachers at Northwest College Preparatory High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 245 free lunch students and 4 reduced lunch students.

Northwest College Preparatory High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 4.0%, which is 92% lower than the New York average.


Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch245
Reduced lunch4


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment34
Taking some courses22
Taking some courses (not tests)17
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses14

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 Northwest College Preparatory High School, there are a total of 34 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 22 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

7<= 5%
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Proficiency in languages by grade

7<= 5%
8<= 5%
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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.

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Northwest College Preparatory High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 8.0% 10.3% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 67.8% 59.7% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 1.7% 3.5% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 21.7% 25.9% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.3% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.1% 2.0% 3.1%

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Rochester demographics profile

StatisticRochesterNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)5,87835991
Median age31.338.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)31%52%55%
Speak English80%70%79%
Speak Spanish13%15%13%

Education level achieved in Rochester

IndexRochesterNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school74.5%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college52.7%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree33.8%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.7%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters9.6%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.7%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Northwest College Preparatory High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.