Langston Hughes High School

  • Langston Hughes High School serves 1,890 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Langston Hughes High School operates within the Fulton County School District.
  • Fulton County School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1890 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,890 students
Langston Hughes High School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender %Langston Hughes High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
Langston Hughes High School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by GradeLangston Hughes High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Langston Hughes High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Langston Hughes High School Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
94%
37%
Langston Hughes High School Black Students (2010-2015)
White
n/a
42%
Langston Hughes High School White Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Langston Hughes High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLangston Hughes High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.110.67
Langston Hughes High School Diversity Score (2010-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
57%
Langston Hughes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Langston Hughes High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fulton County School District's student population of 95,168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,792 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,583 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameFulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
102
5
Number of Students Managed95,1683,306
Fulton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate81%69%
Fulton County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue$1,123 MM$33 MM
Fulton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$1,103 MM$33 MM
Fulton County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$11,792$10,007
Fulton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$11,583$9,869
Fulton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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