Druid Hills High School in Druid Hills, GA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,459
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    198 3.6
  • Ranking

Druid Hills High School is a public coed school in Druid Hills, Georgia. It has 1,459 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 76% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 198 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 198 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: The activities outside the school is where it all happens. If you are not a cerebral stud then you are most likely in some kind of sport or club so there is always something to do.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: The one thing that I truly enjoy when it came to my school was the fact that there were no outsiders. If you just arrived then you would be consumed into some click or some club there are no outsiders at this school.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Health & Safety: definitely the safest , you have to go through apt in order to come see some one at the school let alone come check someone out of school.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: The clubs give students different abilities to learn different things from all aspects of life.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: This school doesn't just have one race or ethnicity it has a variety of people you can engage in a conversation with and different people from all over the world. It's a great start before you enter the real world, helped me get used to other people outside of my race.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Decatur High School 2 mi. 990
2.66 Cross Keys High School 4 mi. 1,150
3.33 Grady High School 3 mi. 1,330
3.33 Lakeside High School 4 mi. 1,979
2.00 Maynard Holbrook Jackson High School 5 mi. 960

Around Druid Hills High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Druid Hills High School United States Georgia Cross Keys High School Decatur High School Grady High School Lakeside High School Maynard Holbrook Jackson High School
African American 52.0% 15.0% 36.9% 11.0% 34.0% 60.0% 29.0% 87.0%
White 21.0% 51.0% 42.7% 1.0% 54.0% 29.0% 36.0% 4.0%
Asian 11.0% 4.8% 3.6% 8.0% 2.0% 2.0% 6.0% 0%
Hispanic 9.0% 25.0% 13.3% 78.0% 3.0% 4.0% 24.0% 6.0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.8% 3.1% 0% 4.0% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 29.9%
Grade 10 20.9%
Grade 11 27.1%
Grade 12 22.1%

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 27 responses

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

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 40% Diversity
  • 27% The teachers really care about the students
  • 10% The opportunities
  • 8% PTO provides a wealth of information.
  • 8% The Traditions
  • 6% The accepting student body
  • 2% Ms. Johnston

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 32% LACK OF FUNDING
  • 29% Parking issue
  • 18% Student isolationism
  • 11% The cultish attitude to certain parents.
  • 4% Uninvolved student body
  • 4% Socioeconomic inequality
  • 4% Lack of school activities

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 28 responses

  • 36% The history and Proximity to Emory University
  • 25% The history and the teachers
  • 21% Proximity to Emory University
  • 14% Traditions
  • 4% The opportunities

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 52% Diverse
  • 15% Awesome
  • 11% Good
  • 7% Crazy
  • 7% Different
  • 4% Advantageous
  • 4% Boring

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 45% Dont try to conform be yourself.
  • 32% Get involved
  • 9% Have fun
  • 5% Have fu
  • 5% Make research about the school
  • 5% Take advanced classes

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 15% I love everything about this school.
  • 78% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 7% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.