Cartersville High School

  • Cartersville High School serves 1,261 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cartersville High School's student population of 1,261 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cartersville High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cartersville High School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#479 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
24%
37%
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White
55%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cartersville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.620.42
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Graduation Rate
89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCartersville City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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