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Northview High School

Public | 9-12 | 1311 students

 

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Posted January 24, 2014

Amazing school, great students, Awesome staff, Amazing band. Northview is a great school for amazing students
—Submitted by a student


Posted July 24, 2013

This is a school that is on the rise! Definitely has the right leadership and expect great things to happen very soon!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 2, 2011

I am a grandparent who has had children and grandchildren to graduate from this school. They have gone on to do well in college and in their chosen vocations. I am a supporter of this school both in academics and sports. The administrative team and faculty has not done enough in recent years to encourage the attendance/graduation rate. With more effort toward those goals, Northview can become a great school.


Posted October 29, 2009

The teachers and programs not only educate the students, they give them life skills.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 19, 2008

I have found Northview High School to be a very good school with good administration and teachers. Discipline is under control. The honors and AP classes are top notch.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 5, 2008

my children say its a great school, and i agree!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 5, 2008

The faculty and staff at Northview are doing an excellent job. It is a safe environment with a vocus on academics. My daughter is a senior at Northview and I impressed with the education that she has recieved.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted December 15, 2003

I think this a great place for your children to go if they are wanting to go to a very safe and fun high school.I am an honor student and I am very proud and I say nothing but good things about Northveiw High School.
—Submitted by a student


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 95% in 2012.

326 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
95%

2011

 
 
95%

2010

 
 
95%
Language

The state average for Language was 75% in 2012.

325 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
79%

2010

 
 
83%

2009

 
 
84%
Math

The state average for Math was 85% in 2012.

326 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
87%

2011

 
 
84%

2010

 
 
89%

2009

 
 
88%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 83% in 2012.

326 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
85%

2010

 
 
86%

2009

 
 
85%
Science

The state average for Science was 76% in 2009.

33 students were tested at this school in 2009.

2009

 
 
73%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 71% in 2012.

326 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
70%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
74%

2009

 
 
80%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, biology and social studies. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Source: Alabama Department of Education

Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 98% in 2012.

284 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
98%

2011

 
 
98%

2010

 
 
95%
Language

The state average for Language was 90% in 2012.

284 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
87%

2011

 
 
90%

2010

 
 
89%

2009

 
 
90%
Math

The state average for Math was 95% in 2012.

284 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
92%

2011

 
 
93%

2010

 
 
94%

2009

 
 
92%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 94% in 2012.

284 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
93%

2010

 
 
93%

2009

 
 
92%
Science

The state average for Science was 94% in 2009.

239 students were tested at this school in 2009.

2009

 
 
90%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 90% in 2012.

284 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
80%

2010

 
 
84%

2009

 
 
83%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, biology and social studies. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Source: Alabama Department of Education

Biology I

All Students95%
Female96%
Male94%
Black91%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic100%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White98%
Free lunch eligible91%
Reduced lunch eligible100%
Special education72%
General population97%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English95%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant95%
Poverty92%
Non-poverty97%

Language

All Students79%
Female81%
Male78%
Black66%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic73%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White95%
Free lunch eligible68%
Reduced lunch eligible94%
Special education24%
General population84%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English80%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant79%
Poverty71%
Non-poverty87%

Math

All Students87%
Female88%
Male87%
Black79%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic91%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White96%
Free lunch eligible78%
Reduced lunch eligible100%
Special education40%
General population91%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English87%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant87%
Poverty80%
Non-poverty93%

Reading

All Students89%
Female90%
Male88%
Black83%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic82%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White96%
Free lunch eligible82%
Reduced lunch eligible100%
Special education28%
General population94%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English89%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant89%
Poverty84%
Non-poverty92%

Social Studies

All Students70%
Female64%
Male76%
Black55%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic73%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White87%
Free lunch eligible55%
Reduced lunch eligible81%
Special education28%
General population74%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English71%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant70%
Poverty58%
Non-poverty81%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, biology and social studies. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Alabama Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Alabama Department of Education

Biology I

All Students98%
Female97%
Male99%
Black97%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic92%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White99%
Free lunch eligible98%
Reduced lunch eligible92%
Special education94%
General population98%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English98%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant98%
Poverty98%
Non-poverty98%

Language

All Students87%
Female87%
Male87%
Black78%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic75%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White96%
Free lunch eligible79%
Reduced lunch eligible83%
Special education31%
General population91%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English88%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant87%
Poverty80%
Non-poverty94%

Math

All Students92%
Female89%
Male95%
Black86%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic100%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White96%
Free lunch eligible87%
Reduced lunch eligible92%
Special education50%
General population94%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English92%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant92%
Poverty87%
Non-poverty96%

Reading

All Students93%
Female93%
Male92%
Black86%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic92%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White99%
Free lunch eligible86%
Reduced lunch eligible92%
Special education50%
General population95%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English93%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant93%
Poverty86%
Non-poverty98%

Social Studies

All Students80%
Female76%
Male86%
Black70%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic75%
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White89%
Free lunch eligible71%
Reduced lunch eligible75%
Special education38%
General population83%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English81%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant80%
Poverty71%
Non-poverty88%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, biology and social studies. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Alabama Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Alabama Department of Education

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GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2011-2012 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 50% 35%
White 45% 58%
Asian 2% 1%
Hispanic 2% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 49%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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School basics

School Leader's name
  • Mr Ronald L Snell
Fax number
  • (334) 712-9025

Resources

Extra learning resources offered
  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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3209 Reeves St
Dothan, AL 36303
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