Banneker High School

Banneker High School serves 1,239 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower 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%.
Banneker High School operates within the Fulton County School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1239 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,239 students
Banneker High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Banneker High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Banneker High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Banneker High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Banneker High School Asian (1997-2005)
Hispanic
1%
12%
Banneker High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
96%
37%
Banneker High School Black (1994-2012)
White
n/a
44%
Banneker High School White (1994-2009)
All Ethnic Groups Banneker High School Sch Ethnicity Banneker 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.
0.08 0.66
Banneker 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.
77%
51%
Banneker 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.
6%
7%
Banneker High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 97,950 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
103
5
Number of Students Managed 97,950 3,298
Graduation Rate 82% 66%
Fulton County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,043 MM $34 MM
Fulton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,129 MM $36 MM
Fulton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,816 $9,939
Fulton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,789 $10,367
Fulton 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 Hapeville Charter Career Academy (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hapeville Charter Career Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Feldwood Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • College Park Feldwood Elementary School
    5790 Feldwood Rd
    College Park , GA , 30349
    (404)768-3600
    0.4  mi  |  669  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Union City South Metro Psychoeducational Program
    Alternative School
    4025 Flat Shoals Rd
    Union City , GA , 30291
    (770)696-8142
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Atlanta Hapeville Charter Career Academy
    Charter School
    6045 Buffington Rd
    Atlanta , GA , 30349
    (404)766-0101
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Union City Oakley Elementary School
    7220 Oakley Ter
    Union City , GA , 30291
    (770)774-4057
    1.2  mi  |  722  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • College Park S. L. Lewis Elementary School
    6201 Connell Rd
    College Park , GA , 30349
    (770)969-3450
    1.4  mi  |  577  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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