South Forsyth High School

10/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
54
Grades
9-12
Students
2,693
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Biology I
72%
State avg 38%
Analytic Geometry
73%
State avg 32%
9th Grade Literature
74%
State avg 38%
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10/10
College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
96%
State avg: 79%
Average ACT score
25
State avg: 20
AP course participation
64%
State avg: 20%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
Asian
Hispanic
Black
Two or more races
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
498 :1
State avg: 536 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
1%
State avg: 6%
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54 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 12
4 6
3 3
2 4
1 10
Neighborhood
585 Peachtree Parkway
Cumming, GA 30041
Jason L Branch - School leader
(770) 888-1224
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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