Cartersville High School

320 E Church St
Cartersville, GA 30120
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Cartersville High School serves 1,360 students in grades 9-12.
Cartersville High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Cartersville High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Cartersville High School's student population of 1,360 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

Cartersville High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cartersville High School is 0.62, 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
#456 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
22%
37%
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White
55%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.69
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Graduation Rate
91%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCartersville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cartersville High School is Cass High School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cartersville Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cartersville Primary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cartersville Cartersville Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 1,100 student
    1.1 miles
    315 Etowah Dr
    Cartersville, GA 30120
    (770) 382-1733
    1.1 PK-2 1,100
  • Cartersville Cartersville Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 952 students
    1.6 miles
    340 Old Mill Rd
    Cartersville, GA 30120
    (770) 382-0983
    1.6 3-5 952
  • Cartersville Cloverleaf Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 747 students
    2.1 miles
    291 Highway 20 Spur
    Cartersville, GA 30121
    (770) 606-5847
    2.1 PK-5 747
  • Cartersville Cartersville Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,116 student
    2.8 miles
    825 Douthit Ferry Rd
    Cartersville, GA 30120
    (770) 382-3666
    2.8 6-8 1,116
  • Emerson Emerson Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 417 students
    3.6 miles
    220 Old Alabama Rd Se
    Emerson, GA 30137
    (770) 606-5848
    3.6 PK-5 417

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