Avondale High School (Closed 2012)

1192 Clarendon Ave
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Avondale High School serves 589 students in grades 9-12. 
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 84%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 91%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (GA)
(10-11)
55-59%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avondale High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
(10-11)
70-74%
91%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avondale High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Avondale High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Avondale High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Avondale High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
90%
36%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Avondale High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
1%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Avondale High School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avondale High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
0.19
This chart display the diversity score of Avondale High School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
(10-11)
40-44%
69%
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Avondale High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Avondale High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 84% GA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 91% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Avondale High School?
The graduation rate of Avondale High School is 40-44%, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 69%.
How many students attend Avondale High School?
589 students attend Avondale High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Avondale High School students are Black, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Avondale High School?
Avondale High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Avondale High School offer ?
Avondale High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Avondale High School part of?
Avondale High School is part of Dekalb County School District.

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