Langston Hughes High School



Langston Hughes High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Langston Hughes 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
9 484
10 432
11 410
12 355

Langston Hughes High School is a public high school of the Fulton County School District located in Fairburn, GA. It has 1,681 students in grades 9th through 12th. Langston Hughes High School is the 86th largest public high school in Georgia and the 2,525th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,681
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 99.3

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Langston Hughes High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 853
(51%)
14,221
(51%)
 Female 828
(49%)
13,934
(49%)

Langston Hughes High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,583
(94%)
11,945
(42%)
 Hispanic 61
(4%)
2,711
(10%)
 Two or More 15
(1%)
719
(3%)
 White 14
(1%)
10,153
(36%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
2,587
(9%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Langston Hughes High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,098
(65%)
9,339
(33%)
 Not Eligible 405
(24%)
17,587
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 178
(11%)
1,229
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Langston Hughes High School is ranked 24th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Langston Hughes High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Langston Hughes High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 2179
2010 2256
2011 1856
2012 1681

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 18.9
2010 19.5
2011 17.9
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.68379990821478
2010 0.68971631205674
2011 0.72467672413793
2012 0.75907198096371

Compare Langston Hughes High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 75.9%
 

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Langston Hughes High School
Fairburn, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,681 16.9:1  
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Public 09 - 12 1,461 15.3:1 8 miles
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