Berkmar High School

Berkmar High School serves 3,376 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Berkmar High School operates within the Gwinnett County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 3376 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 183 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,376 students
Berkmar High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Berkmar High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 183 teachers
Berkmar High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Berkmar High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Berkmar High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
9%
4%
Berkmar High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
50%
13%
Berkmar High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
34%
37%
Berkmar High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
5%
43%
Berkmar High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Berkmar High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Berkmar High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.63 0.40
Berkmar High School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
71%
56%
Berkmar High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
9%
6%
Berkmar High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 169,150 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,190 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,743 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Gwinnett County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
132
5
Number of Students Managed 169,150 3,213
Gwinnett County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 69%
Gwinnett County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,623 MM $36 MM
Gwinnett County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,711 MM $34 MM
Gwinnett County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,190 $10,365
Gwinnett County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,743 $9,935
Gwinnett 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 Meadowcreek High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Berkmar Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Minor Elementary School (1 miles away)
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