Banneker High School

Banneker High School serves 1,537 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Banneker High School operates within the Fulton County School District.
Fulton County School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1537 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,537 students
Banneker High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Banneker High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Banneker High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Banneker High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Banneker High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Banneker High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
97%
37%
Banneker High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.67
Banneker High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
85%
56%
Banneker High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Banneker High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Fulton County School District's student population of 95,232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 75% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,179 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
104
5
Number of Students Managed 95,232 3,213
Fulton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 69%
Fulton County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,101 MM n/a
Fulton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,002 MM n/a
Fulton County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,179 n/a
Fulton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,082 n/a
Fulton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Hapeville Charter Career Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mcnair Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Feldwood Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • AtlantaFeldwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 812 students
    0.3 miles
    5790 Feldwood Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (404)768-3600
    0.3PK-5812
  • Union CitySouth Metro Psychoeducational ProgramAlternative School

    0.5 miles
    4025 Flat Shoals Rd
    Union CityGA 30291
    (770)696-8142
    0.5n/an/a
  • AtlantaHapeville Charter Career AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 689 students
    1 miles
    6045 Buffington Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (404)766-0101
    19-12689
  • Union CityOakley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 804 students
    1.2 miles
    7220 Oakley Ter
    Union CityGA 30291
    (770)774-4057
    1.2PK-5804
  • Union CityGullatt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
    1.4 miles
    6110 Dodson Rd
    Union CityGA 30291
    (770)969-3425
    1.4PK-5457

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