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 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 848 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 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
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
4%
13%
Black
89%
37%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,176 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 46% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 56,176 3,197
Graduation Rate 46% 66%
District Total Revenue $543 MM $34 MM
District Spending $578 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,976 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,674 $10,367
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 Students Grades
  • AtlantaWest Clayton Elementary School
    5580 Riverdale Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)994-4005
    0.5 mi | 468 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaNorth Clayton Middle School
    5517 West Fayetteville Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)994-4025
    0.5 mi | 813 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AtlantaNorthcutt Elementary School
    5451 West Fayetteville Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)994-4020
    0.6 mi | 648 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RiverdaleOliver Elementary School
    1725 Cheryl Leigh Dr
    RiverdaleGA 30296
    (770)994-4010
    1.6 mi | 613 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaMartin Luther King- Junior Elementary School
    5745 West Lees Mill Rd
    AtlantaGA 30349
    (770)991-4651
    1.6 mi | 1007 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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