North Atlanta High School

  • North Atlanta High School serves 1,657 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • North Atlanta High School operates within the Atlanta School District.
  • Atlanta School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1657 students has grown by 26% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,657 students
North Atlanta High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % North Atlanta High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 103 teachers
North Atlanta High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade North Atlanta High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
North Atlanta High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
North Atlanta High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
20%
14%
North Atlanta High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
42%
37%
North Atlanta High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
34%
42%
North Atlanta High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
North Atlanta High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
North Atlanta High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.41
North Atlanta High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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North Atlanta High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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North Atlanta High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Atlanta School District's student population of 50,092 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 59% has increased from 49% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,577 is higher than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,248 is higher than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Atlanta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
98
5
Number of Students Managed 50,092 3,306
Atlanta School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 59% 69%
Atlanta School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $772 MM $32 MM
Atlanta School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $805 MM $32 MM
Atlanta School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,577 $9,769
Atlanta School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,248 $9,774
Atlanta School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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