1171 Whitlock Ave Sw
Marietta, GA 30064
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Marietta High School serves 2,489 students in grades 9-12.
Marietta High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Marietta High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

Marietta High School's student population of 2,489 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
137 teachers
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School Rankings

Marietta High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Marietta High School is 0.67, 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 Data
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State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#862 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
34%
15%
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Black
43%
37%
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White
18%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Graduation Rate
76%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 76% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 20%)

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