Phoenix High School

2300 Maddox Chapel Rd Ne
Dalton, GA 30721
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 149 students in grades 9-12, Phoenix High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 149 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Phoenix High School's student population of 149 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
149 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Phoenix High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,204 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Phoenix High School is 0.60, 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)
#1952 out of 2204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Phoenix High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
37%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Phoenix High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
6-9%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Phoenix 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.
≤10%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Phoenix High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Phoenix High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Phoenix High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
45%
18%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Phoenix High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Phoenix High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
45%
37%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Phoenix High School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Phoenix High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phoenix High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Georgia.
0.60
This chart displays the diversity score of Phoenix High School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
60-64%
84%
This chart displays graduation rate of Phoenix 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
83%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Phoenix High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart displays 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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Phoenix High School's ranking?
Phoenix High School is ranked #1952 out of 2,204 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% GA state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Phoenix High School?
The graduation rate of Phoenix High School is 60-64%, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend Phoenix High School?
149 students attend Phoenix High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of Phoenix High School students are Hispanic, 45% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Phoenix High School?
Phoenix High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Phoenix High School offer ?
Phoenix High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Phoenix High School part of?
Phoenix High School is part of Whitfield County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 149 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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