Langston Hughes High School in GA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,808
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    348 3.3
  • Ranking

Langston Hughes High School is a public coed school. It has 1,808 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 348 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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

Ratings and Reviews
3.3 from 348 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Health & Safety: They did their best to protect students
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: The extracurricular opportunities are alright at this school.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: I support this school but in the end I should have transferred
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Teachers: The teachers are very approachable and take time with the students.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: So far I have learn new things about how is the world set up.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 New Manchester High School 4 mi. 1,688
1.66 Creekside High School 5 mi. 1,433
2.66 Westlake High School 6 mi. 1,883
2.66 Chapel Hill High School 6 mi. 1,188
1.66 Banneker High School 7 mi. 1,537

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

Gender

Gender
Female 51%
Male 48%

Student Diversity

Langston Hughes High School United States Georgia Banneker High School Chapel Hill High School Creekside High School New Manchester High School Westlake High School
African American 93.0% 15.0% 36.9% 96.0% 52.0% 84.0% 76.0% 97.0%
Hispanic 4.0% 25.0% 13.3% 2.0% 7.0% 10.0% 8.0% 0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 3.1% 0% 4.0% 1.0% 4.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 3.6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
White 0% 51.0% 42.7% 0% 34.0% 2.0% 9.0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 32.0%
Grade 10 26.0%
Grade 11 22.3%
Grade 12 19.7%

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 47 responses

  • 43% Yes
  • 34% Not sure.
  • 23% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 59% The people
  • 18% Teacher
  • 12% Sports department
  • 12% The classes

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% Most students..not all
  • 11% Not enough student recognition

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 16 responses

  • 69% Panther pride never dies.
  • 31% The strict indoors rules

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 37% Pride
  • 21% Alright
  • 21% Ghetto
  • 11% Common
  • 11% Great

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 20 responses

  • 5% I love everything about this school.
  • 60% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 30% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 5% I hate everything about this school.