Berkmar High School

405 Pleasant Hill Rd Nw
Lilburn, GA 30047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 (1 review)
Berkmar High School serves 2,917 students in grades 9-12.
Berkmar High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Berkmar High School's student population of 2,917 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 179 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,917 students
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Total Classroom Teachers179 teachers
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School Rankings

Berkmar High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Berkmar High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1428 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
61%
15%
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Black
26%
37%
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White
3%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.69
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Graduation Rate
75%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
56%
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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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Berkmar High School is Meadowcreek High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Berkmar Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lilburn Berkmar Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,147 student
    1.0 miles
    4355 Lawrenceville Hwy Nw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 638-2300
    1 6-8 1,147
  • Lilburn Minor Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,096 student
    1.0 miles
    4129 Shady Dr Nw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 925-9543
    1 PK-5 1,096
  • Lawrenceville Sweetwater Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,506 student
    1.4 miles
    3500 Cruse Rd
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (770) 923-4131
    1.4 6-8 1,506
  • Lilburn Knight Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 884 students
    1.6 miles
    401 N River Dr Sw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-2400
    1.6 PK-5 884
  • Lilburn Trickum Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 2,140 students
    1.6 miles
    130 Killian Hill Rd Sw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-2705
    1.6 6-8 2,140

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