South Atlanta High School

  • South Atlanta High School serves 813 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 5% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • South Atlanta High School's student population of 813 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students813 students
Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers

School Comparison

  • South Atlanta High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Atlanta High School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
41%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
41%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Hispanic
6%
15%
Black
94%
37%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Atlanta High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.110.68
Graduation Rate
78%
82%
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
57%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlanta Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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