North Cobb High School

North Cobb High School serves 2,664 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
North Cobb High School operates within the Cobb County School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 2664 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 144 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,664 students
North Cobb High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 144 teachers
North Cobb High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Cobb High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
North Cobb High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
North Cobb High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
13%
12%
North Cobb High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
34%
37%
North Cobb High School Black (1994-2012)
White
43%
44%
North Cobb High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Cobb High School Sch Ethnicity North Cobb 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.
0.68 0.66
North Cobb 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.
32%
51%
North Cobb High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
9%
7%
North Cobb High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,433 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 76% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
5
Number of Students Managed 112,433 3,298
Cobb County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 78% 66%
Cobb County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
Cobb County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,180 $10,367
Cobb County 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 Kennesaw Mountain High School (2.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Awtrey Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kennesaw Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kennesaw Awtrey Middle School
    3601 Nowlin Rd Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30144
    (770)975-6615
    0.3  mi  |  870  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kennesaw Kennesaw Elementary School
    3155 Jiles Rd Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30144
    (678)594-8172
    1.1  mi  |  829  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Acworth Acworth Intermediate School
    4220 Cantrell Rd Nw
    Acworth , GA , 30101
    (770)975-6600
    1.6  mi  |  816  students  |  Gr.  2-5
  • Acworth Barber Middle School
    4222 Cantrell Rd Nw
    Acworth , GA , 30101
    (770)975-6764
    1.6  mi  |  978  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Acworth Baker Elementary School
    2361 Baker Rd Nw
    Acworth , GA , 30101
    (770)975-6629
    2  mi  |  796  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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