Mceachern High School

2400 New Macland Rd
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 2,357 students in grades 9-12, Mceachern High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is equal to the Georgia state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • : 88% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Mceachern High School's student population of 2,357 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,357 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
125 teachers
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School Rankings

Mceachern High School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,204 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Mceachern High School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (GA)
#987 out of 2204 schools
(Top 50%)
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37%
37%
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36%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mceachern 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
22%
18%
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Black
67%
36%
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White
7%
37%
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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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0.50
This chart display the diversity score of Mceachern High School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
88%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Mceachern High School and public school graduation rate of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mceachern High School's ranking?
Mceachern High School is ranked #987 out of 2,204 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Mceachern High School often compared to?
Mceachern High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hillgrove High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% GA state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Mceachern High School?
The graduation rate of Mceachern High School is 88%, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend Mceachern High School?
2,357 students attend Mceachern High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Mceachern High School students are Black, 22% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mceachern High School?
Mceachern High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Mceachern High School offer ?
Mceachern High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Mceachern High School part of?
Mceachern High School is part of Cobb County School District.

School Reviews

5   7/27/2012
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
- Posted by Student/Alumni - ttttt
5   9/26/2007
its a good school and its fun
- Posted by Student/Alumni - vforc

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • : 88% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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