Cedar Grove High School

  • Cedar Grove High School serves 1,083 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 23% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cedar Grove 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cedar Grove High School's student population of 1,083 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,083 students
This chart display total students of Cedar Grove High School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Cedar Grove High School
Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cedar Grove High School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cedar Grove High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Cedar Grove High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cedar Grove High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank
50%
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cedar Grove High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cedar Grove High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cedar Grove High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cedar Grove High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
97%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cedar Grove High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
n/a
41%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cedar Grove High School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cedar Grove High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedar Grove High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.060.41
This chart display the diversity score of Cedar Grove High School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
72%
81%
This chart display graduation rate of Cedar Grove High School and public school graduation rate of Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cedar Grove High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cedar Grove High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Cedar Grove High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Public schools in the United States have an interesting history. Learn about how these public institutions developed into a cornerstone of our country's education.
Taking the SAT or ACT is a major source of stress for high school students. Keep reading to learn how to choose the right test and how to prepare for it.
Having friends makes the tough times a little bit easier, but sometimes making friends is the hardest thing of all. Keep reading to learn about the importance of friendship for young children and how to help your child make friends.