Cross Keys High School

  • Cross Keys High School serves 1,316 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Cross Keys High School operates within the Dekalb County School District.
  • Dekalb County School District's 64% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1316 students has grown by 33% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,316 students
Cross Keys High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Cross Keys High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Cross Keys High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Cross Keys High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less 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 16:1 16:1
Cross Keys High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
7%
4%
Cross Keys High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
84%
14%
Cross Keys High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
9%
37%
Cross Keys High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
n/a
42%
Cross Keys High School White Students (1994-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cross Keys High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.28 0.41
Cross Keys 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.
n/a n/a
Cross Keys 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.
n/a n/a
Cross Keys High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Dekalb County School District's student population of 101,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 64% has increased from 60% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,326 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 $9,496 is less than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
134
5
Number of Students Managed 101,103 3,306
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 64% 69%
Dekalb County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $1,120 MM $32 MM
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $939 MM $32 MM
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,326 $9,769
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,496 $9,774
Dekalb County 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 Reviews

5  10/21/2013
BEST SCHOOL EVER! PROVIDED ME WITH EVERYTHING I NEED! TEACHERS ARE CARING! WOULD NOT HAVE MADE IT TO WHERE I AM WITHOUT THE PEOPLE AT CROSS KEYS!
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