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Mays High School is a public, magnet school in Atlanta, GA. It has 1,518 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 173 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Food: I do not eat in the cafeteria but the few times I have tried their food they have the same options.

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On Teachers: Most teachers at Mays do not care about the students but a few still do.

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On Overall Experience: Mays high school is not the best school in Atlanta but I definitely do not think it is the worst.

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On Administration & Policies: The principal and counselors are rarely in the building. Most consequences are given by academy leaders or vice principles.

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On Sports & Fitness: Sports at our school are taken very seriously. We have a pep rally every year to kickoff football season and another one when we make the playoffs.

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Mays High School is a public, magnet school in Atlanta, GA. It has 1,518 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 173 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

72%

Test Performance

20
Mays High School performed better than 20% of other schools on Georgia math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1460

Based on 40 students surveyed
Math
470
Verbal
490
Writing
500

ACT:
20

Based on 42 students surveyed
Math
19
English
19
Reading
21
Science
20
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

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

Student Polls

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 64% Yes
  • 29% Not sure.
  • 7% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 5 responses

  • 80% Small Learning Communities
  • 20% Variety of extracurricular opportunities

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

Gender Diversity

Male
48.2%
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Female
51.8%
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Racial Diversity

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African American
96.6%
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Hispanic
2.8%
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Multiracial
0.3%
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White
0.1%
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Asian
0.1%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%
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Native American
0%