Denmark High School

645 Mullinax Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Denmark High School serves 2,391 students in grades 9-12.
Denmark High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,391 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Denmark High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Denmark High School's student population of 2,391 students has grown by 79% over five school years.
The teacher population of 134 teachers has grown by 61% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
134 teachers
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School Rankings

Denmark High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Denmark High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#734 out of 2168 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
29%
5%
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Hispanic
18%
18%
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Black
9%
36%
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White
41%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch (20-21)
10%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Denmark High School's ranking?
Denmark High School is ranked #734 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Denmark High School often compared to?
Denmark High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Chattahoochee High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Denmark High School?
The graduation rate of Denmark High School is 96%, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend Denmark High School?
2,391 students attend Denmark High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
41% of Denmark High School students are White, 29% of students are Asian, 18% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Denmark High School?
Denmark High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Denmark High School offer ?
Denmark High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Denmark High School part of?
Denmark High School is part of Forsyth County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,391 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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