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grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade B minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B minus
  7. Administration
    grade B minus
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Northampton Area High School is an above average, public school located in Northampton, PA. It has 1,875 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 71% of students are at least proficient in math and 77% in reading.

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1619 Laubach Ave
Northampton, PA 18067
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
77%
Percent Proficient - Math
71%
Average Graduation Rate
89%
Average SAT
1160
405 responses
Average ACT
25
46 responses
AP Enrollment
20%

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Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$60,285
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,011
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$174,600
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
92%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 25 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 25 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 80 responses
  • Prom/Senior Activities/Pep Rally's
    19%
  • Homecoming
    18%
  • Spirit Week
    13%
  • Sporting Events
    9%
  • Fall Play
    8%
  • Turkey week and Turkey day football game
    8%
  • Winter Formal
    8%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,875
Free or Reduced Lunch
23%
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 29 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 29 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 29 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$80,051
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 39 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 39 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 39 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$17,398 / year
National
$12,239
95%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 43 responses
53%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 43 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 43 responses

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