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 22% 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
Langston Hughes High School Total Students (2010-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Langston Hughes High School Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Langston Hughes High School Student 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
Langston Hughes High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Langston Hughes High School Black Students (2010-2013)
Black
95%
37%
Langston Hughes High School Black Students (2010-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Langston Hughes 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.
0.10 0.40
Langston Hughes High School Diversity Score (2010-2013)
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%
Langston Hughes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2013)
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%
Langston Hughes High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 99,612 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,816 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,789 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
105
5
Number of Students Managed 99,612 3,197
Fulton County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 82% 66%
Fulton County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,043 MM $34 MM
Fulton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,129 MM $36 MM
Fulton County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,816 $9,939
Fulton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,789 $10,367
Fulton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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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    7250 Hall Rd
    FairburnGA 30213
    (404)763-3600
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 744 students                      
  • FairburnRenaissance Middle School
    7155 Hall Rd
    FairburnGA 30213
    (770)306-4330
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1205 students                      
  • AtlantaCliftondale Elementary School
    3340 West Stubbs Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (404)768-3600
    2.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 788 students                      
  • FairburnE. C. West Elementary School
    7040 Rivertown Rd
    FairburnGA 30213
    (770)969-3460
    3.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 713 students                      
  • Union CityLiberty Point Elementary School
    9000 Highpoint Rd
    Union CityGA 30291
    (770)306-3510
    3.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 706 students                      

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