Mceachern High School

  • Mceachern High School serves 2,364 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Mceachern High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Mceachern High School's student population of 2,364 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 121 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,364 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Mceachern High School
Total Classroom Teachers121 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mceachern High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mceachern High School is 0.49, 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#1204 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
69%
37%
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White
10%
40%
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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 Mceachern High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.490.42
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Graduation Rate
83%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mceachern 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 NameCobb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Powder Springs Varner Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 707 students
    0.9 miles
    4761 Gaydon Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (770)222-3775
    0.9 PK-5 707
  • Powder Springs Tapp Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 850 students
    1.4 miles
    3900 Macedonia Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (770)222-3758
    1.4 6-8 850
  • Powder Springs Compton Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
    1.8 miles
    3450 New Macland Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (770)222-3700
    1.8 K-5 551
  • Powder Springs Lovinggood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1415 students
    2.2 miles
    3825 Luther Ward Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (678)331-3015
    2.2 6-8 1415
  • Powder Springs Hillgrove High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2466 students
    2.3 miles
    4165 Luther Ward Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (678)331-3961
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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hey yall folks i''m about to go to highschool and i hear a lot of stories about this school. can anyone please give me some advice about Mceachern and help me out for my first day of school. I want to make a good inpression first time. So please help me out. I would be honored to have somebody nice enough to give me some advice. Once again thanks
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