North Clayton High School

1525 Norman Dr
Atlanta, GA 30349
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
North Clayton High School serves 1,142 students in grades 9-12.
North Clayton High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

North Clayton High School's student population of 1,142 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 46% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

North Clayton High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of North Clayton High School is 0.20, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1896 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
89%
37%
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White
n/a
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.69
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Graduation Rate
71%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClayton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Clayton High School is Charles R. Drew High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is North Clayton Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta North Clayton Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 810 students
    0.5 miles
    5517 W Fayetteville Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30349
    (770) 994-4025
    0.5 6-8 810
  • Atlanta West Clayton Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 612 students
    0.5 miles
    5580 Riverdale Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30349
    (770) 994-4005
    0.5 PK-5 612
  • Atlanta Northcutt Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 706 students
    0.6 miles
    5451 W Fayetteville Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30349
    (770) 994-4020
    0.6 PK-5 706
  • Atlanta Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 668 students
    1.6 miles
    5745 W Lees Mill Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30349
    (770) 991-4651
    1.6 PK-5 668
  • Riverdale Oliver Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 689 students
    1.6 miles
    1725 Cheryl Leigh Dr
    Riverdale, GA 30296
    (770) 994-4010
    1.6 K-5 689

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