Druid Hills High School

1798 Haygood Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30307
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Druid Hills High School serves 1,312 students in grades 9-12.
Druid Hills 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Druid Hills High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Druid Hills High School's student population of 1,312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

Druid Hills High School is ranked within the top 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 Druid Hills High School is 0.72, which is more 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
#881 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
15%
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Black
43%
37%
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White
26%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.69
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Graduation Rate
77%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Druid Hills High School is Uhs Of Laurel Heights (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westchester Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur Westchester Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 332 students
    0.9 miles
    758 Scott Blvd
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4400
    0.9 PK-3 332
  • Atlanta Fernbank Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 868 students
    1.0 miles
    157 Heaton Park Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30307
    (678) 874-9302
    1 PK-5 868
  • Decatur Clairemont Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-3 | 348 students
    1.4 miles
    155 Erie Ave
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4450
    1.4 PK-3 348
  • Atlanta Briar Vista Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 499 students
    1.7 miles
    1131 Briar Vista Ter Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30324
    (678) 874-5902
    1.7 PK-5 499
  • Atlanta Uhs Of Laurel Heights Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 2-12 | 40 students
    1.8 miles
    934 Briarcliff Rd Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30306
    (404) 888-7876
    1.8 2-12 40

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Great Community -> Great School Programs -> Great Leadership -> Great Teachers, Staff, and Administration -> Great Parent Involvement ---> Yield Great Students -> Great Adults. My daughter loves this school!
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This is the best school by far. This school cares about your education and you kids. They are very supportive. The kids are nice and respectful thats why i let my kid go there its amazing really it is.
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