Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,809
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    163 3.5
  • Ranking

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 163 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 163 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: Students were involved in varieties of activities even though some are not totally committed. Real team members of spot teams or club member were very dedicated. Friends were very supportive at meets and so were the staffs and coaches.
    • Niche User
    • 2
    Food: Generally speaking the foods presented are not that good. The milk are sometimes expires and the foods are not well cooked.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: Dress codes and student conducts were very emphasized by the school administration. Behaviors such as food fight in the cafeteria, disrespecting staff members, wearing flip flop, open toes shoes or too revealing outfit are punishable by the school board.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Majority of the teachers were very approachable, carrying and wanted us to succeed.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: I personally were involve in the track and field club. There were other clubs that range from cheer-leading to sport related club to environment club. Track and field club was a way for me to realize stress and also be great at something that I enjoy doing: running.

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
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

Gender

Gender
Female 50%
Male 49%

Student Diversity

Druid Hills High School United States Cross Keys High School Grady High School Lakeside High School Montclair Elementary School Shamrock Middle School
African American 61.0% 15.2% 12.0% 64.0% 33.0% 9.0% 51.0%
White 18.0% 51.6% 2.0% 26.0% 38.0% 0% 22.0%
Asian 10.0% 4.7% 10.0% 1.0% 6.0% 2.0% 9.0%
Hispanic 6.0% 24.5% 73.0% 3.0% 19.0% 87.0% 11.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 0% 3.0% 1.0% 0% 4.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
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 14 responses

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

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 60% Diversity
  • 20% PTO provides a wealth of information.
  • 20% The teachers really care about the students

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 50% LACK OF FUNDING
  • 30% Student isolationism
  • 20% Parking issue

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 13 responses

  • 31% Proximity to Emory University
  • 23% The history and the teachers
  • 23% Traditions
  • 23% The history and Proximity to Emory University

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 42% Diverse
  • 25% Good
  • 17% Crazy
  • 8% Awesome
  • 8% Advantageous

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 46% Dont try to conform be yourself.
  • 31% Get involved
  • 15% Have fun
  • 8% Have fu

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 10 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.