Mays High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
7.0
Math Proficiency
2.5
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,429 Students
  • 97 Teachers

Mays High School
3450 BENJAMIN EAST MAYS DR SW
ATLANTA, GA 30331

Phone: (404) 802-5100

District: Atlanta Public Schools

Overview

At Mays High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Mays High School is 21 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 100 percent. Mays High School is 1 of 18 high schools in the Atlanta Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,429
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 100%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 76%
Full-Time Teachers 97

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 73%
Proficient in Math 46%
College Readiness Index 7.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 18
Total Students 10,347
Proficient in English (district average) 68%
Proficient in Math (district average) 43%
College Readiness (district average) 16.0

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Mays High School is 1 of 18 schools in the Atlanta Public Schools.

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