Northwest High School

1220 North Tyler Rd, Wichita, KS 67212 | (316) 973-6000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,561
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,561 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1220 N Tyler Rd, Wichita, KS 67212
School District Details
  • Wichita School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,609
  • Graduation Rate: 69.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.0
  • Enrolled Students: 46,363

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,561
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 81.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 793 (50.8%)
  • Females: 768 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 136 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 473 (30.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 609 (39.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Northwest High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian372.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Northwest High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade40926.2%
10th Grade41226.4%
11th Grade37223.8%
12th Grade36823.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 38%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:62%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $45,961
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Northwest High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$39,08534%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,53766%
Source: KS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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