Clarkston High School

Clarkston High School serves 1,523 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 American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Clarkston High School operates within the Dekalb County School District.
Dekalb County School District's 64% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1523 students has grown by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has grown by 54% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,523 students
Clarkston High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Clarkston High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Clarkston High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Clarkston High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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
Clarkston High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.52 0.67
Clarkston 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.
83%
56%
Clarkston 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.
3%
6%
Clarkston High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Dekalb County School District's student population of 99,388 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has increased from 57% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,661 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
135
5
Number of Students Managed 99,388 3,213
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 64% 69%
Dekalb County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,159 MM n/a
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,156 MM n/a
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,661 n/a
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,628 n/a
Dekalb 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 Gateway To College Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Atlanta Area School For The Deaf (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indian Creek Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClarkstonGateway To College AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 10-12 | 91 students
    0.2 miles
    555 North Indian Creek Dr
    ClarkstonGA 30021
    (678)891-3220
    0.210-1291
  • ClarkstonIndian Creek Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1093 students
    0.3 miles
    724 North Indian Creek Dr
    ClarkstonGA 30021
    (678)676-5702
    0.3PK-51093
  • ClarkstonAtlanta Area School For The DeafSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 184 students
    0.7 miles
    890 North Indian Creek Dr
    ClarkstonGA 30021
    (404)298-4868
    0.7PK-12184
  • Stone MountainDunaire Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 657 students
    1 miles
    651 South Indian Creek Dr
    Stone MountainGA 30083
    (678)676-5502
    1PK-5657
  • ScottdaleRobert Shaw Theme School
    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
    1.2 miles
    385 Glendale Rd
    ScottdaleGA 30079
    (678)676-6002
    1.2PK-5483

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