Norcross High School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
35
Grades
9-12
Students
3,738
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Coordinate Algebra
28%
State avg 33%
Economics
31%
State avg 38%
Biology I
45%
State avg 38%
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6/10
College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
76%
State avg: 79%
Average ACT score
21
State avg: 20
AP course participation
24%
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.

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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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Hispanic
Black
White
Asian
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
19 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
475 :1
State avg: 536 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
9%
State avg: 6%
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35 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
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1 4
Neighborhood
5300 Spalding Dr
Norcross, GA 30092
Jonathan Patterson - School leader
(770) 447-2664
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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