Lithonia High School

  • Lithonia High School serves 1,315 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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%.
  • Lithonia High School operates within the Dekalb County School District.
  • Dekalb County School District's 64% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,315 students
Lithonia High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Lithonia High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Lithonia High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Lithonia High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Lithonia High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Lithonia High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
95%
37%
Lithonia High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
n/a
42%
Lithonia High School White Students (2004-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lithonia High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Lithonia High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lithonia High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA 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.
0.10 0.41
Lithonia High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
79%
57%
Lithonia High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Lithonia High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dekalb County School District's student population of 101,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,324 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 $10,074 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
134
5
Number of Students Managed 101,103 3,306
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 64% 69%
Dekalb County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,126 MM $33 MM
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,001 MM $33 MM
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,324 $10,007
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,074 $9,869
Dekalb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LithoniaMarbut Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 772 students
    1.3 miles
    5776 Marbut Rd
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-8802
    1.3PK-5772
  • LithoniaMiller Grove High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1551 students
    1.3 miles
    2645 Dekalb Medical Pkwy
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)875-1102
    1.39-121551
  • LithoniaStoneview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 846 students
    1.4 miles
    2629 Huber St
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-3202
    1.4PK-5846
  • LithoniaLithonia Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1158 students
    1.5 miles
    2451 Randall Ave
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)875-0702
    1.56-81158
  • LithoniaRedan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 507 students
    1.5 miles
    Rd
    LithoniaGA 30058
    (678)676-3502
    1.5PK-5507

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