North Cobb High School

North Cobb High School serves 2,634 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 2634 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 140 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,634 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 140 teachers
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 0.67 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 19:1 15:1
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
15%
13%
Black
35%
37%
White
43%
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.
0.67 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.
33%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 114,317 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
116
5
Number of Students Managed 114,317 3,197
Graduation Rate 78% 66%
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
District Spending / Student $10,180 $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 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
  • KennesawAwtrey Middle School
    3601 Nowlin Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30144
    (770)975-6615
    0.3 mi | 825 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KennesawKennesaw Elementary School
    3155 Jiles Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30144
    (678)594-8172
    1.1 mi | 716 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • AcworthAcworth Intermediate School
    4220 Cantrell Rd Nw
    AcworthGA 30101
    (770)975-6600
    1.6 mi | 821 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • AcworthBarber Middle School
    4222 Cantrell Rd Nw
    AcworthGA 30101
    (770)975-6764
    1.6 mi | 973 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AcworthBaker Elementary School
    2361 Baker Rd Nw
    AcworthGA 30101
    (770)975-6629
    2 mi | 740 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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