Etowah High School

  • Etowah High School serves 2,449 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Etowah High School's student population of 2,449 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 135 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers135 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Etowah High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Etowah High School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#232 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
10%
37%
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White
69%
40%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.68
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Graduation Rate
89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherokee County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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