Creekside High School

7405 Herndon Rd, Fairburn, GA 30213 | (770) 306-4300
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,431
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2.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,431 high school students from grades 9-12
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Fulton County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,411
  • Graduation Rate: 79.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.0
  • Enrolled Students: 90,399

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,431
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 98.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 718 (50.2%)
  • Females: 713 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 143 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 898 (62.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,041 (72.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Creekside High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.2%
Black1,21384.8%
Asian90.6%
Hispanic1349.4%
White352.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Creekside High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade46532.5%
10th Grade29920.9%
11th Grade34824.3%
12th Grade31922.3%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 2.5

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2.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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7 reviews for Creekside High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 29, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I graduated from Creekside in the early 90's. 93 to be exact. What a dump that place has turned into. South Fulton in itself is a trash heap. Glad I live no where close to that place now and my kids are in a great area.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 13, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i went to creekside and sure its loud and overcrowded but its a great school and the teachers do care and they help students face real-life situations beyond high school..
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 15, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Creekside principal is very rude and don't care abt the kids warefare. My child was jumped by some gang members and they did nothing about the matter.
  • Reviewed by Student on May 20, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is not a school for any child wishing to succeed in life.This school is over crowded with kids that wish to be mediocure. This school possess teachers that are not in any way encouraging and have terrible attitudes. The students are nothing but disruptive and is affecting the students that need and want to be sucessful in life. The school needs to be rezoned so that students have a fair chance to learn!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 02, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The principal and some of the teachers refuse to respond to correspondence. Creekside is overcrowed with 2400 students and lack the efficiency of most high schools in the Atlanta area.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 10, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Creekside High is not a conducive school for any student. The attitudes of the teachers and staff are non-productive and they do not exemplify a stance of being good role models.

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