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Grady High School is a public, magnet school in Atlanta, GA. It has 1,483 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 179 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Kids at Grady are like kids anywhere else of course there is going to be peer pressure but the young adults at Grady are smart enough not to give in to it.

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On Administration & Policies: Grady is not a strict school, but they will not tolerate ignorance and people being out of control. They make sure every person is in safe learning environment. They take dress code very serious.

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On Extracurriculars: There are a numerous amount of after school a person can take part in. They even allow you to hang outside in the court yard after school while other schools make you leave the property.

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On Resources & Facilities: Grady is one of the best places to come to if a child is having trouble in classes because teachers take their time and and stay after school for tutorials or even in the morning. They even offer students online classes if they cannot understand by just hearing it come out of somebodies mouth. Technology is great, they have as many computers as you could possible need.

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On Sports & Fitness: Grady is one of the top schools in almost every sport is comes to. Every sports makes it to the state playoffs every years and advances further than just the first round. Grady fan support is one of the best. They fill out the bleachers almost every game and parents always volunteer to run the concession stand

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Grady High School is a public, magnet school in Atlanta, GA. It has 1,483 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 179 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

73%

Test Performance

63
Grady High School performed better than 63% of other schools on Georgia math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1730

Based on 82 students surveyed
Math
560
Verbal
590
Writing
580

ACT:
25

Based on 25 students surveyed
Math
24
English
25
Reading
26
Science
24
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 42% Teachers
  • 33% Clubs/ Organizations
  • 17% Friends
  • 8% Field Trips

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 9 responses

  • 56% School newspaper
  • 22% JROTC department
  • 11% The Amount Of Scholarships the Senior Class
  • 11% Nothing

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 44% Bathrooms
  • 22% Student parking
  • 22% No Baseball Field
  • 11% Two-tiered school system

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% You have to make your own way
  • 38% Be yourself
  • 12% Please do not act crazy , you will be in the off.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 6 responses

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 54% Yes
  • 31% Not sure.
  • 15% No

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
47.8%
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Female
52.2%
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Racial Diversity

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African American
65.7%
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White
26.8%
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Hispanic
2.8%
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Multiracial
2.7%
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Asian
1.8%
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Native American
0.1%
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Pacific Islander
0%