North Springs High School

North Springs High School serves 1,618 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
North Springs 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 1618 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,618 students
North Springs High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Springs High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
North Springs High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Springs High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 Springs High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
North Springs High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
13%
13%
North Springs High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
55%
37%
North Springs High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
27%
43%
North Springs High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
North Springs High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups North Springs 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.
0.61 0.40
North Springs 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.
38%
56%
North Springs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
6%
6%
North Springs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

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 Dunwoody High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandy Springs Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodland Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AtlantaWoodland Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 921 students1130 Spalding Dr
    AtlantaGA 30350
    (770)551-5890
    0.9PK-5921
  • AtlantaSpalding Drive Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 478 students130 West Spalding Dr Ne
    AtlantaGA 30328
    (770)551-5880
    1.1PK-5478
  • AtlantaAustin Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 632 students5435 Roberts Dr
    AtlantaGA 30338
    (678)874-8102
    1.6PK-5632
  • AtlantaIson Springs Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 762 students8261 Ison Rd
    AtlantaGA 30350
    (770)673-4020
    1.7PK-5762
  • AtlantaDunwoody Springs Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 723 students8100 Roberts Dr
    AtlantaGA 30350
    (770)673-4060
    1.9PK-5723

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