Lithonia High School

Lithonia High School serves 1,405 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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%.
Lithonia High School operates within the Dekalb County School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1405 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,405 students
Lithonia High School Total Students (2004-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Lithonia High School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Lithonia High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 19:1 15:1
Lithonia High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Lithonia High School Black Students (2004-2013)
Black
94%
37%
Lithonia High School Black Students (2004-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Lithonia High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lithonia 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.
0.12 0.40
Lithonia High School Diversity Score (2004-2013)
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.
74%
52%
Lithonia High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Lithonia High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,507 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,713 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,572 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
136
5
Number of Students Managed 112,507 3,197
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 63% 66%
Dekalb County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,169 MM $34 MM
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,155 MM $36 MM
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,713 $9,939
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,572 $10,367
Dekalb 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 Miller Grove High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lithonia Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marbut Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LithoniaMarbut Elementary School
    5776 Marbut Rd
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-8802
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 852 students                      
  • LithoniaMiller Grove High School
    2645 Dekalb Medical Parkway
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)875-1102
    1.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1577 students                      
  • LithoniaStoneview Elementary School
    2629 Huber St
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-3202
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 773 students                      
  • LithoniaLithonia Middle School
    2451 Randall Ave
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)875-0702
    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1212 students                      
  • LithoniaRedan Elementary School
    1914 Stone Mountain Lithonia
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-3502
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 543 students                      

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