Pope High School

  • Pope High School serves 1,982 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Pope High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 59%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Pope High School's student population of 1,982 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,982 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pope High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pope High School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank
2%
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pope 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pope 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
7%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pope High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
77%
41%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pope High School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pope High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.400.41
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Graduation Rate
93%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pope High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pope High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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