Milton High School

Milton High School serves 2,180 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Milton 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 2180 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 120 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,180 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 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 18:1 15:1
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
8%
13%
Black
9%
37%
White
75%
44%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.42 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.
7%
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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 99,612 students has grown by 12% 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
105
5
Number of Students Managed 99,612 3,197
Graduation Rate 82% 66%
District Total Revenue $1,043 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,129 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,816 $9,939
District Spending / Student $12,789 $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 Independence Alternative School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northwestern Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crabapple Crossing Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AlpharettaNorthwestern Middle School
    12805 Birmingham Hwy
    AlpharettaGA 30004
    (770)667-2870
    0.2 mi | 1312 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Alpharetta Crabapple Crossing Elementary School
    12775 Birmingham Hwy
    AlpharettaGA 30004
    (770)740-7055
    0.2 mi | 758 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AlpharettaSummit Hill Elementary School
    13855 Providence Rd
    AlpharettaGA 30004
    (770)667-2830
    1.7 mi | 790 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RoswellSweet Apple Elementary School
    12025 Etris Rd
    RoswellGA 30075
    (770)643-3310
    2.2 mi | 752 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AlpharettaAlpharetta Elementary School
    192 Mayfield Rd
    AlpharettaGA 30004
    (770)740-7015
    2.4 mi | 616 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 19, 2007 - The teachers at this school are either incredible or incredibly undedicated. I have had, in the past two years, one completely dedicated teacher who loves his job, one teacher who loves the subject but not so much teaching, and the rest have been mediocre at best. The homework load is too intense for public school, especially since I don't learn anything in class. There are too many students and it's incredibly clique-y. Mostly, football players hang out with football players and cheerleaders, bandies with bandies, etc. Music is very big here, but mostly only band because the principal's kids were in band. They get more funding than our lacrosse team. The facilities are incredible, of course, and incredibly new. Parents are, hm, fairly involved I suppose. At least, some of them are, whereas others are completely involved. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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