Northwest Whitfield County High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Whitfield County" in Tunnel Hill, GA. There are a total of 1,330 students and 66 teachers at Northwest Whitfield County High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 564 free lunch students and 158 reduced lunch students.
Northwest Whitfield County High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 41.0%, which is 16% higher than the Georgia average.
|Taking some courses||111|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||15|
|Passing some courses||62|
|Passing no courses||49|
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 Whitfield County High School, there are a total of 120 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 111 taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||24.4%||39.5%||13.4%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.3%||0.4%||0.3%||1.2%|
|New Hope Middle School||32%||0.7||Dalton, GA|
|New Hope Elementary School||45%||0.7||Dalton, GA|
|Varnell Elementary School||40%||3.1||Varnell, GA|
|North Whitfield Middle School||37%||3.3||Dalton, GA|
|Tunnel Hill Elementary School||47%||3.5||Tunnel Hill, GA|
|Pleasant Grove Elementary School||30%||4.3||Dalton, GA|
|Tiger Creek Elementary School||37%||4.6||Tunnel Hill, GA|
|Coahulla Creek High School||35%||5.1||Dalton, GA|
|Cohutta Elementary School||45%||6.5||Cohutta, GA|
|Park Creek Elementary School||31%||6.5||Dalton, GA|
|Westwood Elementary School||38%||6.7||Dalton, GA|
|Dalton High School||30%||6.7||Dalton, GA|
|Population density (sq mi)||658||167||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||68%||54%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||72.8%||82.3%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||72.8%||81.0%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||48.3%||57.8%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||25.5%||36.8%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||2.7%||3.2%||3.3%|