Crim High School

256 Clifton St Se,

Atlanta, GA, 30317-

Tel: (404)802-5800
Grades: 9-12

441 students

Crim High School serves 441 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower 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%.
Crim High School operates within the Atlanta Public s School District.
The school district's 53% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 441 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 441 students
Crim High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Crim High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Crim High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 15:1
Crim High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Crim High School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
98%
37%
Crim High School Black (1994-2012)
White
n/a
44%
Crim High School White (2009-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Crim High School Sch Ethnicity Crim High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.04 0.66
Crim High School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
85%
51%
Crim High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
1%
7%
Crim High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,358 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Atlanta Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
107
5
Number of Students Managed 56,358 3,298
Atlanta Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 53% 66%
Atlanta Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $857 MM $34 MM
Atlanta Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $893 MM $36 MM
Atlanta Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,482 $9,939
Atlanta Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,213 $10,367
Atlanta Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Technical High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Coan Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ivy Prep Academy At Kirkwood For Girls School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Atlanta Ivy Prep Academy At Kirkwood For Girls School
    Special Education School
    Charter School
    1807 Memorial Dr Se
    Atlanta , GA , 30317
    (678)451-4094
    Special Education School
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  220  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Atlanta Ivy Preparatory Young Men's Leadership Academy School
    Charter School
    1807 Memorial Dr Se
    Atlanta , GA , 30317
    (678)451-4094
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  203  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Atlanta Burgess-peterson Elementary School
    480 Clifton St Se
    Atlanta , GA , 30316
    (404)802-3400
    0.3  mi  |  322  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Atlanta Toomer Elementary School
    65 Rogers St Ne
    Atlanta , GA , 30317
    (404)802-3450
    0.4  mi  |  271  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Atlanta Coan Middle School
    1550 Hosea L Williams Dr Ne
    Atlanta , GA , 30317
    (404)802-6600
    0.6  mi  |  305  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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  • Recommended August 20, 2012 - Do Crim students get the full credits for each semester - Posted by Parent

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