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Cedar Shoals High School is a public school in Athens Township, Georgia. It has 1,482 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 58% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 102 reviews written and they have been mixed.

1300 Cedar Shoals Dr
Athens, GA 30605
(706) 546-5375

Ratings and Reviews
3.2 from 102 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 1
    Administration & Policies: Laughably ineffective, with little to no respect from students or teachers.
    • High School Senior
    • N/A
    Sports & Fitness: I didnt work out or participate in sports at my school, so I'm not an effective judge.
    • High School Senior
    • N/A
    Teachers: When I had exceptional teachers, they put their entire energy and heart into what they taught. Those teachers however, were few and far between.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: The quality of clubs varies widely amongst the options, mostly dependent on the teacher sponsoring it. Additionally, the administration was adamantly against the start of a GSA, and had to be threatened with a law suit/ACLU action to allow the club to start.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I had a great experience at this school. I joined many extra curriculum activities, and enjoyed them all. One of the was the JROTC Raider team and it was my favorite after school activity. I have seen how other teams have also brought the Athens community together.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.33 Hilsman Middle School Public
2.00 Gaines Elementary School Public
Athens Montessori School Private, Montessori
2.33 Barnett Shoals Elementary School Public
2.66 Whit Davis Road Elementary School Public
2.33 Winterville Elementary School Public
2.66 Barrow Elementary School Public
2.33 Howard B. Stroud Elementary School Public
St. Joseph Catholic School Private, Religious
3.00 Clarke Central High School Public
2.33 Coile Middle School Public
2.33 Fowler Drive Elementary School Public
2.33 Clarke Middle School Public
3.66 Athens Academy Private
3.00 Chase Street Elementary School Public
2.00 Classic City High School Public
2.00 Alps Road Elementary School Public
3.00 Athens Christian School Private, Religious
2.33 Judia Jackson Harris Elementary School Public, Charter
2.33 Oglethorpe Avenue Elementary School Public
3.66 Colham Ferry Elementary School Public
4.00 Oconee County Elementary School Public
3.66 Oconee County Primary School Public
4.00 Oconee County High School Public
3.00 Hull-Sanford Elementary School Public
2.66 Whitehead Road Elementary School Public
2.66 Timothy Elementary School Public
4.00 Oconee County Middle School Public
Waseca Learning Environment Private, Montessori
3.00 Westminster Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Monsignor Donovan Catholic High School Private, Religious
4.00 Rocky Branch Elementary School Public
2.66 Colbert Elementary School Public
2.33 Burney-Harris-Lyons Middle School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Clarke Central High School 4 mi. 1,473
4.00 Oconee County High School 7 mi. 1,027
4.00 Oconee County Middle School 7 mi. 803
4.00 Malcom Bridge Middle School 10 mi. 745
4.00 North Oconee High School 12 mi. 1,049

Around Cedar Shoals High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Male 51%
Female 48%

Student Diversity

Cedar Shoals High School United States Clarke Central High School Malcom Bridge Middle School North Oconee High School Oconee County High School Oconee County Middle School
African American 59.0% 15.2% 56.0% 3.0% 4.0% 5.0% 5.0%
Hispanic 17.0% 24.5% 17.0% 6.0% 7.0% 3.0% 4.0%
White 17.0% 51.6% 20.0% 82.0% 83.0% 85.0% 84.0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.6% 3.0% 2.0% 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 1.0% 4.0% 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 32.7%
Grade 10 24.0%
Grade 11 24.2%
Grade 12 19.1%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Yes
  • 38% Not sure.
  • 12% No

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 20% I love everything about this school.
  • 60% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 20% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.