Pope High School

Pope High School serves 1,828 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Pope High School operates within the Cobb County School District.
Cobb County School District's 80% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1828 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,828 students
Pope High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Pope High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Pope High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Pope 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 0.37 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 20:1 16:1
Pope High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
6%
4%
Pope High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Pope High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
8%
37%
Pope High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
79%
43%
Pope High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Pope 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.
0.37 0.40
Pope High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
7%
56%
Pope 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%
Pope High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Cobb County School District's student population of 110,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 76% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,277 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,889 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 10% 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 69%
Cobb County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,102 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,061 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,277 $10,365
Cobb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,889 $9,935
Cobb 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 Lassiter High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hightower Trail Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • Marietta Hightower Trail Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1018 students
    0.9 miles
    3905 Post Oak Tritt Rd
    MariettaGA 30062
    (770)578-7225
    0.96-81018
  • MariettaMountain View Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 817 students
    1.1 miles
    3448 Sandy Plains Rd
    MariettaGA 30066
    (770)578-7265
    1.1PK-5817
  • MariettaShallowford Falls Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 660 students
    1.1 miles
    3529 Lassiter Rd
    MariettaGA 30062
    (770)642-5610
    1.1PK-5660
  • MariettaMurdock Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 853 students
    1.3 miles
    2320 Murdock Rd
    MariettaGA 30062
    (770)509-5071
    1.3KG-5853
  • Marietta Tritt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 917 students
    1.7 miles
    4435 Post Oak Tritt Rd
    MariettaGA 30062
    (770)642-5630
    1.7PK-5917

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