Berkmar High School

Berkmar High School serves 3,236 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Berkmar High School operates within the Gwinnett County School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 3236 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 174 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,236 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 174 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 19:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
3%
Hispanic
47%
13%
Black
35%
37%
White
6%
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.
0.65 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%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 166,693 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Gwinnett County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
133
5
Number of Students Managed 166,693 3,197
Graduation Rate 72% 66%
District Total Revenue $1,666 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,879 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,600 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,948 $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 Meadowcreek High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Berkmar Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Minor Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • LilburnMinor Elementary School
    4129 Shady Dr Nw
    LilburnGA 30047
    (770)925-9543
    1 mi | 1113 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LilburnBerkmar Middle School
    4355 Lawrenceville Hwy Nw
    LilburnGA 30047
    (770)638-2300
    1 mi | 1065 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LawrencevilleSweetwater Middle School
    3500 Cruse Rd
    LawrencevilleGA 30044
    (770)923-4131
    1.4 mi | 1776 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LilburnKnight Elementary School
    401 North River Dr Sw
    LilburnGA 30047
    (770)921-2400
    1.6 mi | 736 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LilburnTrickum Middle School
    130 Killian Hill Rd Sw
    LilburnGA 30047
    (770)921-2705
    1.6 mi | 1911 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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