Northwood High School

4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
14
Grades
9-12
Students
1,585
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Biology I
80%
State avg 84%
English
28%
State avg 39%
Algebra II
9%
State avg 20%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
81%
State avg: 87%
AP course participation
26%
State avg: 27%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
51%
State avg: 60%
Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
Black
White
Asian
Two or more races
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
223 :1
State avg: 429 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
19%
State avg: 14%
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14 Reviews
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Neighborhood
919 University Blvd West
Silver Spring, MD 20901
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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