Washington High School

45 Whitehouse Dr Sw, Atlanta, GA 30314 | (404) 802-4600
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 966
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 966 high school students from grades 9-12
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Atlanta City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $13,999
  • Graduation Rate: 50.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 7.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.0
  • Enrolled Students: 48,909

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 966
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 58.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 438 (45.3%)
  • Females: 528 (54.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 778 (80.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 813 (84.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Washington High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black96199.5%
Asian--
Hispanic20.2%
White20.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Washington High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade17618.2%
10th Grade27828.8%
11th Grade23224.0%
12th Grade28029.0%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Washington High School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on GHSGT state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

GHSGT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200977.3%83.2%90.0%
 
Math Test
200979.3%85.7%93.5%
 
Science Test
200971.2%77.4%87.9%
 
Social Studies Test
200972.0%80.3%87.2%
 
Source: GA Department of Education 2008-2009

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