Central Gwinnett High School

  • Central Gwinnett High School serves 2,188 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Central Gwinnett High School's student population of 2,188 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 128 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Gwinnett High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Gwinnett High School is 0.66, 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#1138 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Gwinnett 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
15%
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Black
48%
37%
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White
11%
40%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Gwinnett High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.660.42
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Graduation Rate
82%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Gwinnett High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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