North Cobb High School

North Cobb High School serves 2,782 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 57%.
North Cobb High School operates within the Cobb County School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 2782 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 139 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,782 students
North Cobb High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Cobb High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 139 teachers
North Cobb High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Cobb High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 20:1 16:1
North Cobb High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
4%
North Cobb High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
15%
13%
North Cobb High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
34%
37%
North Cobb High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
43%
43%
North Cobb High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
North Cobb High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups North Cobb 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.
0.68 0.40
North Cobb 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.
33%
56%
North Cobb 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.
8%
6%
North Cobb High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 110,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,277 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 $9,889 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
115
5
Number of Students Managed 110,001 3,213
Cobb County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 69%
Cobb County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,102 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,061 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,277 $10,365
Cobb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,889 $9,935
Cobb 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 Kennesaw Mountain High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Awtrey Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kennesaw Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KennesawAwtrey Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 836 students3601 Nowlin Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30144
    (770)975-6615
    0.36-8836
  • KennesawKennesaw Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 684 students3155 Jiles Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30144
    (678)594-8172
    1.1PK-2684
  • AcworthAcworth Intermediate School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 776 students4220 Cantrell Rd Nw
    AcworthGA 30101
    (770)975-6600
    1.62-5776
  • AcworthBarber Middle School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 976 students4222 Cantrell Rd Nw
    AcworthGA 30101
    (770)975-6764
    1.66-8976
  • AcworthBaker Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 727 students2361 Baker Rd Nw
    AcworthGA 30101
    (770)975-6629
    2PK-5727

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