Kennesaw Mountain High School

1898 Kennesaw Due West Rd Nw
Kennesaw, GA 30152
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Kennesaw Mountain High School serves 2,063 students in grades 9-12.
Kennesaw Mountain High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kennesaw Mountain High School's student population of 2,063 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,063 students
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Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
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School Comparison

Kennesaw Mountain High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Kennesaw Mountain High School is 0.70, 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
#414 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
15%
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Black
28%
37%
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White
44%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.69
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Graduation Rate
87%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kennesaw Mountain High School is Devereux Ackerman Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pine Mountain Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hayes Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kennesaw Hayes Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 871 students
    0.8 miles
    1501 Kennesaw Due West Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (678) 594-8127
    0.8 PK-5 871
  • Kennesaw Pine Mountain Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 620 students
    1.1 miles
    2720 Pine Mountain Cir Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (678) 594-8252
    1.1 6-8 620
  • Kennesaw Devereux Ackerman Academy Special Education School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-11 | 77 students
    1.2 miles
    1291 Stanley Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (770) 427-0147
    1.2 5-11 77
  • Kennesaw Bullard Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
    1.9 miles
    3656 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (678) 594-8720
    1.9 PK-5 832
  • Kennesaw Mcclure Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,227 student
    1.9 miles
    3660 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (678) 331-8131
    1.9 6-8 1,227

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