Marietta High School

  • Marietta High School serves 2,343 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (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 34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Marietta High School's student population of 2,343 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 139 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers139 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marietta High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marietta High School is 0.66, which is more 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#707 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marietta High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
34%
15%
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Black
45%
37%
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White
17%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Marietta High School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marietta High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.660.42
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Graduation Rate
79%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marietta High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marietta High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarietta City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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