Langston Hughes High School

Langston Hughes High School serves 1,681 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Langston Hughes High School operates within the Fulton County School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1681 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,681 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
4%
13%
Black
95%
37%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.40
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.
65%
52%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 99,612 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
105
5
Number of Students Managed 99,612 3,197
Graduation Rate 82% 66%
District Total Revenue $1,043 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,129 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,816 $9,939
District Spending / Student $12,789 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Creekside High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renaissance Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Renaissance Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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