North High School is a place where ALL students can achieve a quality education. North High students benefit from a wide range of academic opportunities including: regular education courses, Honors courses, International Baccalaureate (IB) Program, Gifted courses, Advanced Placement (AP) courses, Dual Enrollment courses, English Language Learners (ELL) Program, and Exceptional Student Services (ESS) Program.
North High has a long history of academic excellence and became an IB World School in 1985. The IB Program has produced over 200 National Merit Finalist and Commended students and has been named a “top” high school by Newsweek and U.S. News and World Report.
Students at North have many opportunities to achieve a well-rounded education, including participating in Student Government, MAP (Mustang Achievement Program), Pathway to Success, Achievement via Individual Determination (AVID), Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA), Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), culinary, visual and performing arts, JROTC, and a full, competitive sports program at the freshman, junior varsity and varsity levels.
North is a safe environment, both on campus and in the surrounding community. The campus is beautiful, clean, well-maintained, and has a college-like ambience. North has culturally and socially diverse students and staff; the atmosphere at North goes beyond tolerance to acceptance and appreciation. Students and staff alike contribute to an enjoyable and relaxed atmosphere, while maintaining the primary focus of student achievement with a wide array of educational experiences.
The mission at North is to empower all students to be global citizens while they pursue success. Students can start investing in their future NOW by enrolling at North High School!
Vision: North High School prides itself in being an exemplary learning community in which all members experience academic rigor, accountability, diversity and involvement in order to maximize individual potential.