Lovejoy High School

  • Lovejoy High School serves 1,913 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Lovejoy High School's student population of 1,913 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,913 students
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Total Classroom Teachers101 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lovejoy High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lovejoy High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#1749 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
15%
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Black
80%
37%
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White
2%
40%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lovejoy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.340.42
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Graduation Rate
69%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lovejoy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClayton County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hampton Lovejoy Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 551 students
    0.5 miles
    1588 Lovejoy Rd
    Hampton, GA 30228
    (770)473-2933
    0.5 6-8 551
  • Hampton Kemp Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 693 students
    1.1 miles
    1090 Mcdonough Rd
    Hampton, GA 30228
    (678)610-4300
    1.1 PK-2 693
  • Hampton Kemp Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 719 students
    1.2 miles
    10990 Folsom Rd
    Hampton, GA 30228
    (770)473-2870
    1.2 3-5 719
  • Hampton Eddie White Academy
    Grades: K-8 | 1425 students
    1.8 miles
    11808 Panhandle Rd
    Hampton, GA 30228
    (770)472-2850
    1.8 K-8 1425
  • Hampton Hawthorne Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 949 students
    1.9 miles
    10750 English Rd
    Hampton, GA 30228
    (770)472-7669
    1.9 PK-5 949

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