Coosa High School

4454 Alabama Hwy Nw

Rome, GA 30165-9204

Tel: (706)236-1870
Grades: 9-12

714 students

Coosa High School serves 714 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Coosa High School operates within the Floyd County School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 714 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 714 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Coosa High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Coosa High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 13:1 15:1
Hispanic
12%
12%
Black
9%
37%
White
73%
44%
All Ethnic Groups Coosa High School Sch Ethnicity Coosa 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.
0.45 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.
46%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,411 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Floyd County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
6
Number of Students Managed 11,411 3,449
Graduation Rate 68% 66%
Floyd County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $119 MM $34 MM
Floyd County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $117 MM $36 MM
Floyd County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,265 $9,939
Floyd County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,030 $10,367
Floyd 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 Bob Richards Regional Youth Detention Center (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Coosa Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garden Lakes Elementary School (4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RomeHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Coosa Middle School
    212 Eagle Dr Nw
    RomeGA 30165
    (706)236-1856
    0.1 mi | 602 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RomeGarden Lakes Elementary School
    2903 Garden Lakes Blvd Nw
    RomeGA 30165
    (706)236-1865
    4 mi | 612 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RomeAlto Park Elementary School
    528 Burnett Ferry Rd Sw
    RomeGA 30165
    (706)236-1892
    4 mi | 485 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RomeWest End Elementary School
    5 Brown Fox Dr Sw
    RomeGA 30165
    (706)234-9366
    4 mi | 784 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • RomeWest Central Elementary School
    409 Lavender Dr Nw
    RomeGA 30165
    (706)235-8836
    5.4 mi | 743 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Rome, 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 0.42, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Rome is West End Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.