Phoenix High School

  • Phoenix High School serves 535 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Phoenix High School's student population of 535 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Phoenix High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Phoenix High School is 0.62, 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#1687 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
53%
15%
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Black
31%
37%
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White
11%
40%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phoenix High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.620.42
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Graduation Rate
13%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Phoenix 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 NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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