Eastside High School

10245 Eagle Dr
Covington, GA 30014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Eastside High School serves 1,518 students in grades 9-12.
Eastside High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Eastside High School's student population of 1,518 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

Eastside 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 Eastside High School is 0.57, 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
#711 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
34%
37%
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White
56%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.69
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Graduation Rate
91%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Eastside High School is Newton High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Indian Creek Middle School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Covington Indian Creek Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 968 students
    1.4 miles
    11051 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 385-6453
    1.4 6-8 968
  • Covington Fairview Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    1.8 miles
    3325 Fairview Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2959
    1.8 PK-5 494
  • Covington Middle Ridge Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 695 students
    2.6 miles
    11649 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 385-6463
    2.6 PK-5 695
  • Covington Cousins Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 830 students
    3.2 miles
    8187 Carlton Trl Nw
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 786-7311
    3.2 6-8 830
  • Covington East Newton Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    3.3 miles
    2286 Dixie Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2973
    3.3 PK-5 536

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