Clarkston High School



Clarkston High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Clarkston 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
9 550
10 426
11 317
12 240

Clarkston High School is a public high school of the Dekalb County School District located in Clarkston, GA. It has 1,533 students in grades 9th through 12th. Clarkston High School is the 115th largest public high school in Georgia and the 3,078th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,533
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 93.3

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Clarkston High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 825
(54%)
14,512
(51%)
 Female 708
(46%)
13,817
(49%)

Clarkston High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 959
(63%)
21,061
(74%)
 Asian 470
(31%)
1,639
(6%)
 Hispanic 49
(3%)
2,538
(9%)
 White 45
(3%)
2,630
(9%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
384
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
57
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
20
(0%)

Clarkston High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,282
(84%)
17,019
(60%)
 Not Eligible 171
(11%)
9,632
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 80
(5%)
1,678
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Clarkston High School is ranked 17th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Clarkston High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.8%) 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.

Clarkston High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1086
2006 1126
2007 1035
2008 916
2009 1001
2010 1069
2011 1311
2012 1533

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 15.2
2007 13.9
2008 14.1
2009 15.4
2010 15.7
2011 15.2
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75230202578269
2006 0.7202486678508
2007 0.7719806763285
2008 0.84934497816594
2009 0.86313686313686
2010 0.89055191768007
2011 0.89473684210526
2012 0.88845401174168

Compare Clarkston High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 88.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Public 09 - 12 1,533 16.4:1  
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Stone Mountain High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,145 17:1 3 miles
Dekalb School of the Arts
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Public 08 - 12 336 15.6:1 3 miles
Decatur High School
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Public 09 - 12 925 13.7:1 4 miles
Academe of the Oaks
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Private 09 - 12 71 10:1 4 miles
Dekalb Early College Academy
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Public 09 - 12 273 17.1:1 4 miles
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Public 09 - 12 990 17.2:1 4 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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