Langston Hughes High School in GA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,681
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    324 3.3
  • Ranking

Langston Hughes High School is a public school. It has 1,681 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 67% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 324 reviews written and they have been mixed.

7501 Hall Rd
Fairburn, GA 30213
(404) 768-3600

Ratings and Reviews
3.3 from 324 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Langston did not prepare me educational for college but I a, determined to get it together before I go into college
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Student Culture & Diversity: Don't think there is much peer pressure. Most people accept you for how you are.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Wasn't the best experience I ever had. The clubs I joined and the games I attended were fun.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Academics: Some teachers go above and beyond for their students, some don't.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Food: The lines were usually long, pizzas and calzones are basically all that's edible.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
1.66 Creekside High School 5 mi. 1,409
2.33 Westlake High School 6 mi. 1,795
2.33 Chapel Hill High School 6 mi. 1,165
1.66 Banneker High School 7 mi. 1,461
1.66 Lithia Springs Comprehensive High School 9 mi. 1,484

Around Langston Hughes High School

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

Gender

Gender
Male 50%
Female 49%

Student Diversity

Langston Hughes High School United States Banneker High School Chapel Hill High School Creekside High School Lithia Springs Comprehensive High School Westlake High School
African American 94.0% 15.0% 97.0% 50.0% 83.0% 51.0% 98.0%
Hispanic 3.0% 25.0% 1.0% 7.0% 11.0% 16.0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 0% 5.0% 2.0% 4.0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
White 0% 51.0% 0% 35.0% 1.0% 25.0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 29.7%
Grade 10 27.9%
Grade 11 24.0%
Grade 12 18.4%

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 40 responses

  • 45% Yes
  • 32% Not sure.
  • 22% No

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

  • 82% The people
  • 9% Teacher
  • 9% Sports department

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 33% Students
  • 28% Nothing
  • 17% The strict rules anr regulations. Not much freedom
  • 11% Not enough student recognition
  • 11% Most students..not all

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 58% Panther pride never dies.
  • 42% The strict indoors rules

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 43% Pride
  • 21% Ghetto
  • 14% Great
  • 14% Common
  • 7% Alright

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 53% Have patience and composure
  • 27% Do your best, you'll be fine
  • 13% Stay focused & stay around strong minded people
  • 7% Know that you are worth the educational struggle.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 7% I love everything about this school.
  • 60% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 27% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 7% I hate everything about this school.