Cartersville High School

  • Cartersville High School serves 1,164 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Cartersville High School operates within the Cartersville City School District.
  • Cartersville City School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1164 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,164 students
Cartersville High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Cartersville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Cartersville High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Cartersville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Cartersville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Cartersville High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
15%
14%
Cartersville High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
21%
37%
Cartersville High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
60%
42%
Cartersville High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cartersville High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Cartersville High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.41
Cartersville High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Cartersville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Cartersville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Cartersville City School District's student population of 4,210 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 67% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,897 is higher than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,701 is less than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cartersville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 4,210 3,306
Cartersville City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 68% 69%
Cartersville City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $32 MM
Cartersville City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $41 MM $32 MM
Cartersville City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,897 $9,769
Cartersville City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,701 $9,774
Cartersville City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CartersvilleCartersville Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 1037 students
    1.1 miles
    315 Etowah Dr
    CartersvilleGA 30120
    (770)382-1733
    1.1PK-21037
  • CartersvilleCartersville Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 986 students
    1.6 miles
    340 Old Mill Rd
    CartersvilleGA 30120
    (770)382-0983
    1.63-5986
  • CartersvilleCloverleaf Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 762 students
    2.1 miles
    291 Highway 20 Spur
    CartersvilleGA 30121
    (770)606-5847
    2.1PK-5762
  • CartersvilleCartersville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1023 students
    2.8 miles
    825 Douthit Ferry Rd
    CartersvilleGA 30120
    (770)382-3666
    2.86-81023
  • EmersonEmerson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
    3.6 miles
    54 7th St
    EmersonGA 30137
    (770)606-5848
    3.6PK-5436

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