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
North Atlanta High School Total Students (1992-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
North Atlanta High School Total Classroom Teachers (1992-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
North Atlanta High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1992-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
North Atlanta High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
20%
12%
North Atlanta High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
51%
37%
North Atlanta High School Black (1994-2012)
White
23%
44%
North Atlanta High School White (1994-2012)
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 0.83
North Atlanta High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
44%
51%
North Atlanta High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
4%
7%
North Atlanta High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 50,009 students has stayed relatively flat 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 50,009 3,256
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 n/a
Atlanta Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $893 MM n/a
Atlanta Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,482 $0
Atlanta Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,213 $0
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 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)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Atlanta Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Brandon Elementary School
    2741 Howell Mill Rd Nw
    Atlanta , GA , 30327
    (404)802-7250
    0.6  mi  |  1195  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Atlanta Rivers Elementary School
    8 Peachtree Battle Ave Nw
    Atlanta , GA , 30305
    (404)802-7050
    1.3  mi  |  635  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Atlanta Garden Hills Elementary School
    285 Sheridan Dr Ne
    Atlanta , GA , 30305
    (404)802-7800
    1.6  mi  |  696  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Atlanta Smith Elementary School
    370 Old Ivy Rd Ne
    Atlanta , GA , 30342
    (404)802-3850
    2.5  mi  |  1095  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Atlanta Jackson Elementary School
    1325 Mount Paran Rd Nw
    Atlanta , GA , 30327
    (404)802-8800
    2.8  mi  |  949  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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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 0.52, which is higher 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.