Walton High School

Walton High School serves 2,732 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Walton High School operates within the Cobb County School District.
Cobb County School District's 80% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 2732 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 135 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,732 students
Walton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Walton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 135 teachers
Walton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Walton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Walton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.47 0.67
Walton High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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%
56%
Walton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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%
6%
Walton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Cobb County School District's student population of 110,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 76% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,277 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
115
5
Number of Students Managed 110,001 3,213
Cobb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 69%
Cobb County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,102 MM n/a
Cobb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,061 MM n/a
Cobb County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,277 n/a
Cobb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,889 n/a
Cobb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Pope High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dodgen Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Side Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MariettaDodgen Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1163 students
    0.2 miles
    1725 Bill Murdock Rd
    MariettaGA 30062
    (770)578-2726
    0.26-81163
  • MariettaEast Side Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1280 students
    0.8 miles
    3850 Roswell Rd
    MariettaGA 30062
    (770)578-7200
    0.8PK-51280
  • MariettaMount Bethel Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 1003 students
    1.5 miles
    1210 Johnson Ferry Rd
    MariettaGA 30068
    (770)578-7248
    1.5KG-51003
  • MariettaMurdock Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 853 students
    1.8 miles
    2320 Murdock Rd
    MariettaGA 30062
    (770)509-5071
    1.8KG-5853
  • Marietta Dickerson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1238 students
    1.9 miles
    855 Woodlawn Dr Ne
    MariettaGA 30068
    (770)578-2710
    1.96-81238

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