Berkmar High School

  • Berkmar High School serves 2,888 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Berkmar High School's student population of 2,888 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 184 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,888 students
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Total Classroom Teachers184 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Berkmar High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berkmar High School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#995 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
60%
15%
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Black
27%
37%
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White
3%
40%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Berkmar High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.570.68
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Graduation Rate
71%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lilburn Berkmar Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1129 students
    1.0 miles
    4355 Lawrenceville Hwy Nw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770)638-2300
    1.0 6-8 1129
  • Lilburn Minor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1097 students
    1.0 miles
    4129 Shady Dr Nw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770)925-9543
    1.0 PK-5 1097
  • Lawrenceville Sweetwater Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1445 students
    1.4 miles
    3500 Cruse Rd
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (770)923-4131
    1.4 6-8 1445
  • Lilburn Knight Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 862 students
    1.6 miles
    401 N River Dr Sw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770)921-2400
    1.6 PK-5 862
  • Lilburn Trickum Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 2056 students
    1.6 miles
    130 Killian Hill Rd Sw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770)921-2705
    1.6 6-8 2056

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