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Northeast High School is a public school in Philadelphia, PA. It has 3,291 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 290 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Sports & Fitness: School spirit and sports events is intense at Northeast. Students usually paint their faces and cheer on school teams! Rain, sleet, snow, sunny you name it, NE students are there for support!

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On Educational Outcomes: I would not be where I am today without having attended and graduated from Northeast.

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On Administration & Policies: Enforces uniform policy everyday. Would literally deny entrance to students into the building with improper uniform.

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On Academics: For a public high school, we have a wide range of higher level courses which included advanced, intense, AP, honors, magnet and IB.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Northeast High School is the largest high school is the city of Philadelphia. Totally 4,000+ students each and every single day, it hosts many diverse cultural and backgrounds.

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Northeast High School is a public school in Philadelphia, PA. It has 3,291 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 290 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

67%

Test Performance

18
Northeast High School performed better than 18% of other schools on Pennsylvania math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1440

Based on 39 students surveyed
Math
520
Verbal
460
Writing
460
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 56% Hard work, is expected.
  • 22% Don't worry. High school is easy if you attend NE
  • 11% Take advantage of available extracurricular
  • 11% Your success matter to everyone at NEHS.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% Diversity
  • 25% Strict
  • 12% Definitely not the best

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 64% Yes
  • 28% Not sure.
  • 8% No

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% School lunch
  • 33% 4000 kids in a 1000 kid space
  • 17% School District of Philadelphia budget cuts

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 71% The SLC programs and Clubs
  • 29% Nothing

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 9 responses

  • 56% The different SLC programs.
  • 44% A diverse community

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
54.7%
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Female
45.3%
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Racial Diversity

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African American
35.0%
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White
23.5%
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Asian
22.0%
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Hispanic
17.2%
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Multiracial
2.2%
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Native American
0.1%
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Pacific Islander
0%