Langston Hughes High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
11.7
Math Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,856 Students
  • 104 Teachers

Langston Hughes High School
7501 HALL RD
FAIRBURN, GA 30213

Phone: (404) 768-3600

District: Fulton County

Overview

At Langston Hughes High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Langston Hughes High School is 33 percent. The student body makeup is 47 percent male and 53 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Langston Hughes High School is 1 of 17 high schools in the Fulton County.

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 1,856
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 72%
Full-Time Teachers 104

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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 N/A
College Readiness Index 11.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 27,167
Proficient in English (district average) 87%
Proficient in Math (district average) 47%
College Readiness (district average) 40.5

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Nearby Schools

Langston Hughes High School is 1 of 17 schools in the Fulton County.

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