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9-12
Public
Phoenix, AZ
Students enrolled: 2,667

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1101 East Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85014

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(602) 764-6500
(866) 271-2765
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April 17, 2013
North High is one of the highschools i been attending so far , since my fresh mean im a student of 2014 . North High has such as fun activites and gropus , many teachers that are helpful for there students . (:

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October 07, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
July 30, 2008
As a substitute teacher 20006-07, I found North High to be a favorite school. The teachers are dedicated, hold high expectations, and enjoy their students, which reflects in student work and behavior

- submitted by a teacher
May 13, 2008
the IB program is great and the extra curricular activities are great. The teachers really want to teach

- submitted by a student
November 27, 2007
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- submitted by a student
September 12, 2007
The IB program at North is great for sudents who are overachievers, hard workers, and like a challenge. The overall school is also, very nice.

- submitted by a student
April 12, 2007
I went to North High and I can honestly say that I learned very much! I not only learned the curriculum but I learned how to be the most productive, working adult that I can be. Thanks to the wonderful teachers at North High!

- submitted by a former student
November 29, 2006
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- submitted by a student
September 19, 2006
I think North has very good teachers, my sons teachers cared about my son and encouraged and pushed my son to succeed. I think North has a great security dept and the officers on site are very involved with the kids on campus. My son was in football, and I was very involved in the booster club and I really believe that the parent involvement is below standard, and I don't think there is enough parent involvement.

- submitted by a parent
April 19, 2006
IB program has good intentions but is dragged down by lenient admission standards.

- submitted by a former student
February 27, 2006
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January 25, 2006
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- submitted by a teacher
no rating September 30, 2005
Great school! The staff is patient and experienced and a large variety of extracurricular activities exist.

- submitted by a parent
September 18, 2005
North High School's International Baccalaureate Program is a prestigious program in which it helps prepare students for obtaining a higher education. The staff is outstanding and dedicated to the success of their students.

- submitted by a former student
July 10, 2005
Really good school- nice ibm program.

- submitted by a former student
May 26, 2005
My son graduated from North in 2004. Given the many friendships he developed at the school, I think I can speak on behalf of many students and parents. The North IB program is very good, but as in all things, not perfect. That being said, its curriculum and the teachers prepared the students to compete at the national level for admissions to the best Universities in this Country. Admissions were granted to students to Yale, Stanford, Cal, Georgetown, Air Force Academey, West Point, USC, UCLA, Berkely and many other prestigious liberal arts schools. With respect to Arizona Universities, nearly all of the IB students received scholorships. I believe there were 7 national merits scholars, and several more who recieved honorable mention. In addition to the academics, the civil service requirement turned students into better citizens. With respect to athletics, everyone was welcome with an emphasis on sportsmanship and fun.

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April 14, 2005
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December 08, 2004
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October 11, 2004
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- submitted by a parent
August 06, 2004
My son completed his freshman year at North High in the Honors program. I am extremely impressed with his Honors teachers and school administration. The school guidance counselors helped my son to make good choices. He was on both the football and track teams. Team emphasis was on individual development, not winning at all costs.

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July 11, 2004
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April 24, 2004
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- submitted by a former student
August 15, 2003
While the traffic flow for drop off and pick up is absolutely atrocious North offers some great programs. IB is a well-managed, quality program and the drama department is superior. The back to school news letter was the best that I have seen in the past 4 years.

- submitted by a parent
August 10, 2003
The administration does not provide support for the teachers or students. The principal, and by example some teachers follow suit, belittle student achievements and goals. there are some very dedicated teachers and the occassional administrator. Additionally, very few parents seem to be involved (or care) about their child's welfare or education. I'm hoping for changes.

- submitted by a parent
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North High School
1101 East Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ  85014
(602) 764-6500
Last modified North High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
North High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 24 reviews. Top