North Atlanta High School

North Atlanta High School serves 1,313 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
North Atlanta 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 1313 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,313 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Students by Grade North Atlanta High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 16:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
20%
12%
Black
51%
37%
White
23%
44%
All Ethnic Groups North Atlanta High School Sch Ethnicity North Atlanta 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.
0.65 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.
44%
51%
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.
4%
7%
North Atlanta High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

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
6
Number of Students Managed 56,358 3,449
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillside Conant School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sutton Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brandon Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AtlantaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Brandon Elementary School
    2741 Howell Mill Rd Nw
    AtlantaGA 30327
    (404)802-7250
    0.6 mi | 1195 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaRivers Elementary School
    8 Peachtree Battle Ave Nw
    AtlantaGA 30305
    (404)802-7050
    1.3 mi | 635 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaGarden Hills Elementary School
    285 Sheridan Dr Ne
    AtlantaGA 30305
    (404)802-7800
    1.6 mi | 696 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaSmith Elementary School
    370 Old Ivy Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA 30342
    (404)802-3850
    2.5 mi | 1095 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaJackson Elementary School
    1325 Mount Paran Rd Nw
    AtlantaGA 30327
    (404)802-8800
    2.8 mi | 949 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Atlanta, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.22, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Atlanta is Nancy Creek Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.