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1437 N Rochester St

Wichita, KS 67203

(316) 973-6300

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,100

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for North High School

Let's get real with ourselves when rating this school. Thought school spirit may be high, and the biased endorsement of the principal is strong, North High underperforms both the Wichita average and the state average in a state that ranks 37th in the nation. If what you are looking for is a principal ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/27/13

First... full disclosure: I am the principal of this school so my perspective is tinted by rose colored glasses. I love this school. My son will be a Senior and my daughter is an incoming Freshmen. I have been here for 10 years and have always felt blessed to be the principal. Ask anyone who has ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 06/11/13

Once a REDSKIN, Always a REDSKIN! Involvement and sense of belonging is incredible at North High School! North High offers the finest diversity in academic programs! The staff is top notch and their love for the students is evident every day! From the programs to the cultural enrichment, North High ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/13

All 4 of my daughters graduated from North High. I was usually very secure with their safety at school. For the last few years, North has had 2 very good principals (Wren and Padgett) who have been very familiar and supportive of the students personally. They attend most of the school functions which ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/30/07

THis school has improved when it comes to more student graduating, and theres is more security, we have good Bio Med program for those who want to have a career in the Medical field, an Auto Tech program for thouse who would like to be engeneers or Mechanics, there is also an AVID program for those students ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/07/06

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Test scores for North High School

KSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
North High School
Wichita Unified School District 259
* In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Wichita schools — North High School is located at 1437 N Rochester St, Wichita KS 67203. 1437 N Rochester St is in the 67203 ZIP code in Wichita, KS The school district for North High School is the Wichita Unified School District 259. North High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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