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Druid Hills High School is a public school in Atlanta-Decatur Township, Georgia. It has 1,809 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 69% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 132 reviews written and they have been mixed.

1798 Haygood Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30307
(678) 874-6302

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 132 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Resources & Facilities: everything in my school is good, teachers are very nice they help us when we need help. they are care about us.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Teachers: If you choose the advanced placement you're golden. Lower level classes usually result in student outbursts and teachers who don't care. Often these students are disrespectful to the staff.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: I think the administrators at the school are overall okay because they try to enforce dress code and other policies. At the same time, many students are able to cheat the system.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Health & Safety: The school makes sure to protect the students and staff.
    • Niche User
    • 2
    Sports & Fitness: The sports are not that great.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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2.33 Shamrock Middle School 3 mi. 1,022
2.00 Montclair Elementary School 4 mi. 946
2.33 Cross Keys High School 4 mi. 988
3.00 Grady High School 3 mi. 1,464
3.33 Lakeside High School 4 mi. 1,862

Around Druid Hills High School

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


Female 50%
Male 49%


Grade 9 32.2%
Grade 10 23.9%
Grade 11 24.0%
Grade 12 19.8%

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 9 responses

  • 67% Yes
  • 22% Not sure.
  • 11% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% Diversity
  • 25% PTO provides a wealth of information.
  • 25% The teachers really care about the students

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 40% Student isolationism

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 8 responses

  • 38% The history and the teachers
  • 25% Proximity to Emory University
  • 25% The history and Proximity to Emory University
  • 12% Traditions

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 43% Good
  • 29% Crazy
  • 14% Awesome
  • 14% Advantageous

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

  • 62% Dont try to conform be yourself.
  • 12% Get involved
  • 12% Have fu
  • 12% Have fun

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements regarding parent involvement at this school?     Based on 6 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Most parents at this school put too much pressure on their kids
  • Most parents at this school are very involved in their child's education
  • The PTA/PTO (i.e. parent groups) are very committed and have a positive impact on the school environment
  • Most parents at this school care about the success of all students, not just their own
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for school athletic events
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for non-athletic school events
  • The parents at this school have a very positive impact on the school's environment and culture
  • The parents at this school respect the opinions and judgements of teachers and administrators
  • Most parents at this school are really great parents.

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

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 100% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.