Morrow High School

Morrow High School serves 1,737 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Morrow High School operates within the Clayton County School District.
Clayton County School District's 51% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1737 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,737 students
Morrow High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Morrow High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Morrow High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Morrow High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 21:1 16:1
Morrow High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
10%
4%
Morrow High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
16%
13%
Morrow High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
69%
37%
Morrow High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
3%
43%
Morrow High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Morrow High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.49 0.40
Morrow 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.
99%
56%
Morrow 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.
n/a
6%
Morrow High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Clayton County School District's student population of 52,296 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 51% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,308 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,832 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 52,296 3,213
Clayton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 51% 69%
Clayton County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $518 MM $36 MM
Clayton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $544 MM $34 MM
Clayton County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,308 $10,365
Clayton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,832 $9,935
Clayton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Forest Park High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Morrow Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thurgood Marshall Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MorrowThurgood Marshall Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 840 students
    0.1 miles
    5885 Maddox Rd
    MorrowGA 30260
    (404)675-8019
    0.1PK-5840
  • MorrowMorrow Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 683 students
    0.4 miles
    5934 Trammell Rd
    MorrowGA 30260
    (770)473-2700
    0.46-8683
  • MorrowWilliam M. Mcgarrah Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
    0.8 miles
    2201 Lake Harbin Rd
    MorrowGA 30260
    (770)968-2910
    0.8PK-5711
  • EllenwoodEast Clayton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 621 students
    1.5 miles
    2750 Forest Parkway
    EllenwoodGA 30294
    (404)362-3885
    1.5PK-5621
  • MorrowMorrow Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
    1.6 miles
    6115 Reynolds Rd
    MorrowGA 30260
    (770)968-2900
    1.6PK-5488

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