Stephenson High School



Stephenson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Stephenson 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
9 488
10 387
11 373
12 302

Stephenson High School is a public high school of the Dekalb County School District located in Stone Mountain, GA. It has 1,550 students in grades 9th through 12th. Stephenson High School is the 111th largest public high school in Georgia and the 3,015th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,550
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 83

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Stephenson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 827
(53%)
14,512
(51%)
 Female 723
(47%)
13,817
(49%)

Stephenson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,484
(96%)
21,061
(74%)
 Two or More 26
(2%)
384
(1%)
 Hispanic 20
(1%)
2,538
(9%)
 American Indian 7
(0%)
57
(0%)
 White 6
(0%)
2,630
(9%)
 Asian 6
(0%)
1,639
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
20
(0%)

Stephenson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 843
(54%)
17,019
(60%)
 Not Eligible 578
(37%)
9,632
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 129
(8%)
1,678
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Stephenson High School is ranked 66th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Stephenson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.7%) is slightly 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.

Stephenson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2256
2006 2017
2007 2023
2008 1818
2009 1783
2010 1662
2011 1491
2012 1550

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 17.5
2007 17.7
2008 16.4
2009 17.4
2010 17
2011 15.5
2012 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44414893617021
2006 0.47496281606346
2007 0.5180425111221
2008 0.56105610561056
2009 0.61301177790241
2010 0.63898916967509
2011 0.65191146881288
2012 0.62709677419355

Compare Stephenson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 62.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Stephenson High School
Stone Mountain, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,550 18.7:1  
Miller'S Preparatory Academy for Boys
Lithonia, GA
Private 02 - 12 74 6:1 3 miles
Lithonia High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,405 18.7:1 4 miles
Redan High School
Stone Mountain, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,237 16.8:1 4 miles
Shiloh High School
Snellville, GA
Public 09 - 12 2,085 18.6:1 5 miles
Dekalb Alternative School
Stone Mountain, GA
Public 06 - 12 167 4.5:1 5 miles
Stone Mountain High School
Stone Mountain, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,145 17:1 5 miles
Miller Grove High School
Lithonia, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,577 17.5:1 5 miles
New Birth Christian Academy
Lithonia, GA
Private PK - 12 76 4:1 6 miles
Gwinnett Christian Academy
Snellville, GA
Private KG - 12 108 8:1 6 miles
Parkview High School
Lilburn, GA
Public 09 - 12 2,715 18.7:1 6 miles
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