Lithonia High School

Lithonia High School serves 1,266 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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 1266 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,266 students
Lithonia High School Total Students (2004-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Students by Grade Lithonia High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 16:1 15:1
Hispanic
4%
12%
Black
92%
37%
All Ethnic Groups Lithonia High School Sch Ethnicity Lithonia 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.
0.15 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.
71%
51%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,314 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
133
6
Number of Students Managed 112,314 3,449
Graduation Rate 63% 66%
Dekalb County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,169 MM $34 MM
Dekalb County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,155 MM $36 MM
Dekalb County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,713 $9,939
Dekalb County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,572 $10,367
Dekalb County School 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 Students Grades
  • LithoniaMarbut Elementary School
    5776 Marbut Rd
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-8802
    1.3 mi | 843 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LithoniaMiller Grove High School
    2645 Dekalb Medical Parkway
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)875-1102
    1.3 mi | 1563 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LithoniaStoneview Elementary School
    2629 Huber St
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-3202
    1.4 mi | 773 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LithoniaLithonia Middle School
    2451 Randall Ave
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)875-0702
    1.5 mi | 1160 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LithoniaRedan Elementary School
    1914 Stone Mountain Lithonia
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-3502
    1.5 mi | 578 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Lithonia, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.08, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Lithonia is Stoneview Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.