North Atlanta High School

North Atlanta High School serves 1,596 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
North Atlanta High School operates within the Atlanta School District.
Atlanta School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1596 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,596 students
North Atlanta High School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % North Atlanta High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
North Atlanta High School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade North Atlanta High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 17:1 16:1
North Atlanta High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
North Atlanta High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
20%
13%
North Atlanta High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
45%
37%
North Atlanta High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
31%
43%
North Atlanta High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
North Atlanta 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.
0.67 0.40
North Atlanta 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.
37%
56%
North Atlanta High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
North Atlanta High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Atlanta School District's student population of 50,131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 59% has increased from 48% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,931 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $19,234 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Atlanta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
105
5
Number of Students Managed 50,131 3,213
Atlanta School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 59% 69%
Atlanta School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $828 MM $36 MM
Atlanta School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $941 MM $34 MM
Atlanta School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,931 $10,365
Atlanta School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,234 $9,935
Atlanta 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 Department Of Human Resources High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sutton Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brandon Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • Atlanta Brandon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1137 students
    0.6 miles
    2741 Howell Mill Rd Nw
    AtlantaGA 30327
    (404)802-7250
    0.6PK-51137
  • AtlantaRivers Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 667 students
    1.3 miles
    8 Peachtree Battle Ave Nw
    AtlantaGA 30305
    (404)802-7050
    1.3PK-5667
  • AtlantaGarden Hills Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 624 students
    1.6 miles
    285 Sheridan Dr Ne
    AtlantaGA 30305
    (404)802-7800
    1.6PK-5624
  • AtlantaNorth Metro Psychoeducational ProgramAlternative School

    2.5 miles
    4191 Northside Dr Nw
    AtlantaGA 30342
    (404)233-7828
    2.5n/an/a
  • AtlantaSmith Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1261 students
    2.5 miles
    370 Old Ivy Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA 30342
    (404)802-3880
    2.5PK-51261

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