Clarke Central High School

350 S Milledge Ave
Athens, GA 30605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Clarke Central High School serves 1,690 students in grades 9-12.
Clarke Central 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Clarke Central High School's student population of 1,690 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,690 students
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Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
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School Comparison

Clarke Central High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Clarke Central High School is 0.68, 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
#1346 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
15%
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Black
46%
37%
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White
23%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.69
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Graduation Rate
86%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarke County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Clarke Central High School is Classic City High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clarke Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barrow Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Athens Barrow Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
    0.7 miles
    100 Pinecrest Dr
    Athens, GA 30605
    (706) 543-2676
    0.7 PK-5 576
  • Athens Classic City High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 109 students
    0.8 miles
    440 Dearing Ext
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706) 353-2323
    0.8 9-12 109
  • Athens H.t. Edwards Learning Center Facility

    0.8 miles
    440-2 Dearing Ext
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706) 357-5239
    0.8 n/a n/a
  • Athens Chase Street Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 564 students
    0.9 miles
    757 N Chase St
    Athens, GA 30601
    (706) 543-1081
    0.9 PK-5 564
  • Athens Clarke Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 764 students
    0.9 miles
    1235 Baxter St
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706) 543-6547
    0.9 6-8 764

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