Morrow High School

Morrow High School serves 1,728 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Morrow 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 1728 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,728 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 21:1 15:1
Asian
10%
3%
Hispanic
15%
13%
Black
69%
37%
White
3%
44%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.49 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.
69%
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.
8%
7%

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
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 Forest Park High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Morrow Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thurgood Marshall Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MorrowThurgood Marshall Elementary School
    5885 Maddox Rd
    MorrowGA 30260
    (404)675-8019
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 861 students                      
  • MorrowMorrow Middle School
    5934 Trammell Rd
    MorrowGA 30260
    (770)473-2700
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 695 students                      
  • MorrowWilliam M. Mcgarrah Elementary School
    2201 Lake Harbin Rd
    MorrowGA 30260
    (770)968-2910
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 688 students                      
  • EllenwoodEast Clayton Elementary School
    2750 Forest Parkway
    EllenwoodGA 30294
    (404)362-3885
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 625 students                      
  • MorrowMorrow Elementary School
    6115 Reynolds Rd
    MorrowGA 30260
    (770)968-2900
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 478 students                      

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