South Cobb High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
11.8
Math Proficiency
3.0
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,967 Students
  • 116 Teachers

South Cobb High School
1920 CLAY RD
AUSTELL, GA 30106

Phone: (770) 819-2611

District: Cobb County School District

Overview

At South Cobb High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at South Cobb High School is 24 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 86 percent. South Cobb High School is 1 of 17 high schools in the Cobb County School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 1,967
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 86%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 70%
Full-Time Teachers 116

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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 80%
Proficient in Math 91%
College Readiness Index 11.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 17
Total Students 32,718
Proficient in English (district average) 90%
Proficient in Math (district average) 94%
College Readiness (district average) 31.2

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Nearby Schools

South Cobb High School is 1 of 17 schools in the Cobb County School District.

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