North Hollywood High School

5231 Colfax Ave, North Hollywood, CA 91601 | (818) 753-6200
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 3,089
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5231 Colfax Ave., North Hollywood, CA 91601
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 3,089
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 113.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 27.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,600 (51.8%)
  • Females: 1,489 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 301 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,939 (62.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 2,240 (72.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
North Hollywood High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian90.3%
Black1555.0%
Asian2157.0%
Hispanic2,18570.7%
White49215.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For North Hollywood High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade20.06%
9th Grade1,19938.8%
10th Grade85127.5%
11th Grade47415.3%
12th Grade56318.2%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
77.6%
District:
69.1%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
4.1%
District:
3.7%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
6.8%
District:
26.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
12.2%
District:
31.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 0.8%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 95.3%
Number of Certificated Staff: 147.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.8
Average Age
School:
48.3
District:
46.7
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for North Hollywood High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 01, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My son attends this school. He is in the Zoo Magnet. This is really a great program, 4/6 of their classes take place at the LA zoo. This is a good school... as long as you getinvolved and take advantage of the opportunities.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 07, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • As a parent i think that students in high school should be wearing uniforms, I think North hollywood High needs to enforce policy reagarding uniforms.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that North Hollywood High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Integrated/Coordinated Science
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 2009-2010
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 2
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 14.5%
Average Combined Score: 24.0
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 64.3%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 41.9%
Average Combined Score: 1,598.1
Critical Reading Average: 535.4
Math Average: 527.0
Writing Average: 535.8
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 53.3%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201010.0%11.0%22.0%
20098.0%10.0%21.0%
20088.0%9.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201056.0%42.0%69.0%
200962.0%36.0%65.0%
200842.0%36.0%66.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201054.0%27.0%55.0%
200930.0%23.0%51.0%
200854.0%25.0%52.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201070.0%19.0%35.0%
200937.0%12.0%29.0%
200860.0%13.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201049.0%36.0%54.0%
200943.0%32.0%50.0%
200846.0%31.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201022.0%21.0%46.0%
200925.0%23.0%47.0%
200841.0%19.0%43.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20105.0%13.0%19.0%
20091.0%9.0%15.0%
20081.0%7.0%5.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
2010100.0%74.0%87.0%
200993.0%60.0%80.0%
200877.0%71.0%79.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
200913.0%14.0%44.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20089.0%11.0%18.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20104.0%8.0%12.0%
2009---
20082.0%5.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201017.0%21.0%40.0%
200922.0%18.0%37.0%
200818.0%17.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201013.0%29.0%38.0%
200914.0%24.0%34.0%
200819.0%23.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201023.0%17.0%47.0%
200933.0%15.0%44.0%
200810.0%13.0%41.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201082.0%30.0%29.0%
200970.0%23.0%23.0%
200844.0%13.0%23.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201044.0%33.0%45.0%
200954.0%31.0%44.0%
200840.0%29.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20105.0%6.0%14.0%
200912.0%6.0%14.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20104.0%6.0%14.0%
2009---
20087.0%2.0%7.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201093.0%19.0%44.0%
200992.0%14.0%40.0%
200891.0%17.0%36.0%
 
CST Science Test
201038.0%32.0%46.0%
200948.0%30.0%44.0%
200830.0%25.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201078.0%53.0%75.0%
200974.0%42.0%71.0%
200863.0%44.0%68.0%
 
CST World History Test
201036.0%28.0%42.0%
200938.0%24.0%38.0%
200824.0%19.0%33.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20103.0%6.0%14.0%
20093.0%6.0%12.0%
20082.0%5.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201032.0%29.0%46.0%
200927.0%26.0%41.0%
200827.0%26.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201027.0%15.0%30.0%
200925.0%13.0%27.0%
200828.0%11.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201044.0%34.0%42.0%
200941.0%32.0%40.0%
200837.0%27.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20101.0%3.0%6.0%
20093.0%3.0%7.0%
20081.0%2.0%6.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20104.0%4.0%8.0%
20092.0%2.0%11.0%
20081.0%3.0%10.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201031.0%26.0%53.0%
200937.0%22.0%50.0%
200859.0%19.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201040.0%31.0%50.0%
200937.0%27.0%47.0%
200845.0%25.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201042.0%33.0%45.0%
200937.0%31.0%44.0%
200834.0%25.0%38.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
20097.0%6.0%8.0%
20081.0%5.0%5.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
200951.0%34.0%26.0%
200849.0%29.0%28.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20108.0%22.0%31.0%
20098.0%19.0%28.0%
20085.0%17.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201017.0%16.0%31.0%
200920.0%15.0%28.0%
200815.0%13.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201032.0%28.0%46.0%
200925.0%24.0%42.0%
200834.0%24.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201025.0%16.0%38.0%
200927.0%14.0%36.0%
200822.0%12.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201075.0%30.0%33.0%
200952.0%25.0%28.0%
200855.0%21.0%28.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201010.0%14.0%27.0%
200915.0%14.0%26.0%
200814.0%11.0%24.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20105.0%3.0%16.0%
20091.0%7.0%13.0%
20082.0%2.0%11.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201067.0%24.0%49.0%
200971.0%20.0%46.0%
200882.0%18.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201053.0%35.0%54.0%
200950.0%30.0%50.0%
200850.0%29.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201035.0%27.0%41.0%
200936.0%23.0%38.0%
200823.0%18.0%33.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20089.0%15.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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