South Forsyth High School



South Forsyth High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Forsyth High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 618
10 603
11 529
12 385

South Forsyth High School is a public high school of the Forsyth County School District located in Cumming, GA. It has 2,135 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Forsyth High School is the 30th largest public high school in Georgia and the 1,139th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.7 to 1.

Total Students: 2,135
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 120.6

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South Forsyth High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,075
(50%)
5,201
(49%)
 Male 1,060
(50%)
5,465
(51%)

South Forsyth High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,499
(70%)
8,314
(78%)
 Asian 258
(12%)
622
(6%)
 Hispanic 220
(10%)
1,130
(11%)
 Black 90
(4%)
279
(3%)
 Two or More 61
(3%)
263
(2%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
50
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
8
(0%)

South Forsyth High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,862
(87%)
8,916
(84%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 221
(10%)
1,402
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(2%)
348
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Forsyth High School is ranked 340th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Forsyth High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

South Forsyth High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2544
2006 2782
2007 2522
2008 2613
2009 1677
2010 1620
2011 1852
2012 2135

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 16.4
2007 15.5
2008 16.1
2009 16
2010 16.4
2011 16.2
2012 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.075471698113208
2006 0.07332854061826
2007 0.077716098334655
2008 0.086107921928817
2009 0.13178294573643
2010 0.14444444444444
2011 0.12365010799136
2012 0.12786885245902

Compare South Forsyth High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
South Forsyth High School
Cumming, GA
Public 09 - 12 2,135 17.7:1  
Fideles Christian School
Cumming, GA
Private KG - 12 137 7:1 1 miles
Pinecrest Academy
Cumming, GA
Private PK - 12 831 13:1 1 miles
Friendship Christian School
Suwanee, GA
Private PK - 12 162 7:1 3 miles
Covenant Christian Academy
Cumming, GA
Private PK - 12 224 14:1 4 miles
Lambert High School
Suwanee, GA
Public 09 - 12 2,361 19.3:1 4 miles
West Forsyth High School
Cumming, GA
Public 09 - 12 2,134 18.1:1 5 miles
Forsyth Central High School
Cumming, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,599 16:1 6 miles
Forsyth Academy
Cumming, GA
Public 09 - 12 76 13.8:1 7 miles
King'S Ridge Christian School
Alpharetta, GA
Private PK - 12 713 20:1 7 miles
Cambridge High School
Milton, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,079 17.1:1 7 miles
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