Milton High School

Milton High School serves 2,654 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), 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 2654 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 138 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,654 students
Milton High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 138 teachers
Milton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Milton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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
Milton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Milton High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
5%
12%
Milton High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
7%
37%
Milton High School Black (1994-2012)
White
79%
44%
Milton High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Milton High School Sch Ethnicity Milton 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.
0.37 0.40
Milton 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.
4%
51%
Milton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
1%
7%
Milton 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
6
Number of Students Managed 97,950 3,449
Fulton County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 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
  • Alpharetta Northwestern Middle School
    12805 Birmingham Hwy
    Alpharetta , GA 30004
    (770)667-2870
    0.2  mi  |  1259  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Alpharetta Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Crabapple Crossing Elementary School
    12775 Birmingham Hwy
    Alpharetta , GA 30004
    (770)740-7055
    0.2  mi  |  730  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Alpharetta Summit Hill Elementary School
    13855 Providence Rd
    Alpharetta , GA 30004
    (770)667-2830
    1.7  mi  |  818  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Roswell Sweet Apple Elementary School
    12025 Etris Rd
    Roswell , GA 30075
    (770)643-3310
    2.2  mi  |  767  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Alpharetta Alpharetta Elementary School
    192 Mayfield Rd
    Alpharetta , GA 30004
    (770)740-7015
    2.4  mi  |  659  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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Alpharetta, 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 0.56, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Alpharetta is Manning Oaks Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.