Lithonia High School

2440 Phillips Rd
Lithonia, GA 30058
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lithonia High School serves 1,327 students in grades 9-12.
Lithonia High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (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 22% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Lithonia High School's student population of 1,327 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

Lithonia High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Lithonia High School is 0.15, 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
#1897 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
92%
37%
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White
1%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.69
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Graduation Rate
79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
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 to Lithonia High School is Miller Grove High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lithonia Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marbut Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lithonia Marbut Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 776 students
    1.3 miles
    5776 Marbut Rd
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 676-8802
    1.3 PK-5 776
  • Lithonia Miller Grove High School Math: 24% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,388 student
    1.3 miles
    2645 Dekalb Medical Pkwy
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 875-1102
    1.3 9-12 1,388
  • Lithonia Stoneview Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 864 students
    1.4 miles
    2629 Huber St
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 676-3202
    1.4 PK-5 864
  • Lithonia Lithonia Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,088 student
    1.5 miles
    2451 Randall Ave
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 875-0702
    1.5 6-8 1,088
  • Lithonia Redan Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 571 students
    1.5 miles
    1914 Stone Mountain Lithonia,
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 676-3502
    1.5 PK-5 571

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