North Clayton High School

North Clayton High School serves 848 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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%.
North Clayton High School operates within the Clayton County School District.
The school district's 46% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 848 students has declined by 45% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 53% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 848 students
North Clayton High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
North Clayton High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade North Clayton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 20:1 15:1
North Clayton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
North Clayton High School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
4%
13%
North Clayton High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
89%
37%
North Clayton High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
North Clayton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups North Clayton 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.
0.21 0.40
North Clayton High School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
78%
52%
North Clayton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
4%
7%
North Clayton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,176 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 46% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,976 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,674 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 56,176 3,197
Clayton County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 46% 66%
Clayton County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $543 MM $34 MM
Clayton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $578 MM $36 MM
Clayton County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,976 $9,939
Clayton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,674 $10,367
Clayton 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 Charles R. Drew High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Clayton Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Clayton Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AtlantaWest Clayton Elementary School
    5580 Riverdale Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)994-4005
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 468 students                      
  • AtlantaNorth Clayton Middle School
    5517 West Fayetteville Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)994-4025
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 813 students                      
  • AtlantaNorthcutt Elementary School
    5451 West Fayetteville Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)994-4020
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 648 students                      
  • RiverdaleOliver Elementary School
    1725 Cheryl Leigh Dr
    RiverdaleGA 30296
    (770)994-4010
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 613 students                      
  • AtlantaMartin Luther King- Junior Elementary School
    5745 West Lees Mill Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)991-4651
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 1007 students                      

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