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
9 583
10 513
11 477
12 354

Langston Hughes High School is a public high school of the Fulton County School District located in Fairburn, GA. It has 1,927 students in grades 9th through 12th. Langston Hughes High School is the 67th largest public high school in Georgia and the 1,802nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,927
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 120.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,802nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 67th out of 509
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 166th out of 478
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 41st out of 478

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Langston Hughes High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 984
(51%)
14,760
(50%)
 Female 943
(49%)
14,786
(50%)

Langston Hughes High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,740
(90%)
12,661
(43%)
 Hispanic 137
(7%)
3,397
(11%)
 Two or More 26
(1%)
754
(3%)
 White 18
(1%)
9,713
(33%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
2,973
(10%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
31
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Langston Hughes High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,346
(70%)
10,792
(37%)
 Not Eligible 400
(21%)
17,581
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 181
(9%)
1,173
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Langston Hughes High School is ranked 23rd out of 478 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Langston Hughes High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.2%) is higher than the state average of 56.8%. 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
2013 1808
2014 1890
2015 1927

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
2013 17.8
2014 17.9
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.68379990821478
2010 0.68971631205674
2011 0.72467672413793
2012 0.75907198096371
2013 0.76272123893805
2014 0.74550264550265
2015 0.79242345614946

Compare Langston Hughes High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,577.8% 15.8:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 56.8%
 
This School 79.2%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,927 16:1  
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