Langston Hughes High School

Langston Hughes High School serves 1,808 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher 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%.
Langston Hughes High School operates within the Fulton County School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1808 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,808 students
Langston Hughes High School Total Students (2010-2014)
Gender % Langston Hughes High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Langston Hughes High School Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Langston Hughes High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less 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
Langston Hughes High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Langston Hughes High School Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
94%
37%
Langston Hughes High School Black Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Langston Hughes High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Langston Hughes 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.
0.11 0.40
Langston Hughes High School Diversity Score (2010-2014)
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.
67%
56%
Langston Hughes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
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%
Langston Hughes High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 95,232 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,179 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,082 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 5% 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 (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 69%
Fulton County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,101 MM $36 MM
Fulton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,002 MM $34 MM
Fulton County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,179 $10,365
Fulton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,082 $9,935
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 Creekside High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renaissance Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Renaissance Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 811 students7250 Hall Rd
    FairburnGA 30213
    (404)763-3600
    0.7PK-5811
  • FairburnRenaissance Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1267 students7155 Hall Rd
    FairburnGA 30213
    (770)306-4330
    0.96-81267
  • AtlantaCliftondale Elementary School
    2.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 876 students3340 West Stubbs Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (404)768-3600
    2.7PK-5876
  • FairburnE. C. West Elementary School
    3.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 795 students7040 Rivertown Rd
    FairburnGA 30213
    (770)969-3460
    3.4PK-5795
  • Union CityLiberty Point Elementary School
    3.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 738 students9000 Highpoint Rd
    Union CityGA 30291
    (770)306-3510
    3.6PK-5738

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