PROFICIENCY 47% 40% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #6 of 22 in Skokie
  • Ranked #82 of 5231 in Illinois
Proficiency Averages
44%Skokie
33%Illinois

Niles North High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Skokie School District 68" in Skokie, IL. There are a total of 2,059 students and 149 teachers at Niles North High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Niles North High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 46.5%, which is 40% higher than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2059
Teachers149
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment652
Taking some courses547
Taking some courses (not tests)91
Passing some courses454
Passing no courses86

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 Niles North High School, there are a total of 652 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 547 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All48%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School48%

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.

Niles North High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
White 41.9% 40.2% 49.5% 51.1%
Black 10.1% 10.2% 17.4% 15.9%
Asian 32.6% 32.2% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 14.7% 15.0% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.6% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 1.7% 3.0% 3.1%

Skokie demographics profile

StatisticSkokieIllinoisNational
Population64,87312,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)6,44622891
Median age43.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%55%55%
Speak English47%77%79%
Speak Spanish8%13%13%

Education level achieved in Skokie

IndexSkokieIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade89.0%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school87.3%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college71.0%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree53.4%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors46.7%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters19.1%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.6%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Niles North High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.