Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,156
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    402 4.0
  • Ranking

McEachern High School is a public school in Powder Springs Township, Georgia. It has 2,156 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 402 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

2400 New Macland Rd
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(770) 222-3710

Ratings and Reviews
4.0 from 402 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: McEachern is the best high school to attend you get a non typical high school experience, it's very big you can see a new person every day. Many activities for everyone and a positive environment to help you grow in to the best person you can be.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Food: It's just like any other public school lunch. Nothing to special about it but it isn't horrible.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: We have a excellent administration at our school. Disciplinary actions work pretty well for the students.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: McEacern has one of the best sports facilities for a high school in Georgia. If you are interested in atlethic program this is the school to attend.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Teachers: Many teachers help to engage students and care about our education, to give up time they are not required to and make sure the student understands. Of course you have the few teachers that are not as remarkable but what school doesn't.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

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3.66 Varner Elementary School Public
Trinity Chapel Academy Private, Religious
3.33 Tapp Middle School Public
3.00 Compton Elementary School Public
4.00 Lovinggood Middle School Public
4.00 Hillgrove High School Public
4.00 Still Elementary School Public
3.66 Dowell Elementary School Public
3.00 Powder Springs Elementary School Public
West Cobb Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.00 Grace Baptist Christian School Private, Religious
4.00 Kemp Elementary School Public
Riverstone Montessori Academy Private, Montessori
Midway Covenant Christian School Private, Religious
3.00 Clarkdale Elementary School Public
Preferred School Care (PSC) Learning Center - Country Campus Private
2.66 Praise Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Cheatham Hill Elementary School Public
3.33 Smitha Middle School Public
3.00 Hollydale Elementary School Public
3.33 Cooper Middle School Public
3.66 Austell Intermediate School Public
3.66 Harrison High School Public
Youth Christian School Private, Religious
3.00 Garrett Middle School Public
4.00 Due West Elementary School Public
3.66 Lost Mountain Middle School Public
2.66 Hiram Elementary School Public
2.33 East Paulding Middle School Public
3.66 Vaughan Elementary School Public
2.66 Dominion Christian High School Private, Religious
2.33 East Paulding High School Public
2.33 South Cobb High School Public
3.00 Sanders Elementary School Public
3.33 Austell Primary School Public
3.00 McGarity Elementary School Public
2.33 Sam D. Panter Elementary School Public
2.00 Hiram High School Public
2.66 J.A. Dobbins Middle School Public
3.00 Milford Elementary School Public
2.66 Bessie L. Baggett Elementary School Public
3.66 Ford Elementary School Public
2.66 Annette Winn Elementary School Public
3.00 Birney Elementary School Public
3.66 Marietta High School Public, Charter
4.00 Pine Mountain Middle School Public
2.33 C.A. Roberts Elementary School Public
In His Image Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Hayes Elementary School Public
Brookstone Montessori School Private, Montessori
3.66 Bullard Elementary School Public
4.00 McClure Middle School Public
Cobb County Christian School Private, Religious
2.66 Lithia Springs Elementary School Public
3.66 Burruss Elementary School Public, Charter
2.33 Osborne High School Public
Covered Bridge Academy Private, Montessori
2.66 Turner Middle School Public
3.00 Mount Paran Christian School Private, Religious
Devereux School - Ackerman Academy Private, Special Education
Devereux Ackerman Academy Public
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3.00 Floyd Middle School Public
3.66 Mableton Elementary School Public
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3.00 Sky View Elementary School Public
3.00 Hickory Hills Elementary School Public, Charter
2.00 Colonial Hills School Private, Religious
3.66 Lewis Elementary School Public
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Lithia Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.33 Ritch Elementary School Public
2.66 Beulah Elementary School Public
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2.00 Pebblebrook High School Public
3.33 West Side Elementary School Public, Charter
Marietta Charter School Public, Charter
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3.66 Durham Middle School Public
2.33 Hal Hutchens Elementary School Public
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2.66 W.C. Abney Elementary School Public
3.33 Clay Elementary School Public
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Lovinggood Middle School 2 mi. 1,223
4.00 Hillgrove High School 2 mi. 2,051
3.66 Cheatham Hill Elementary School 4 mi. 1,115
3.66 Harrison High School 5 mi. 2,044
2.33 East Paulding High School 5 mi. 1,620

Around McEachern High School

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

Gender

Gender
Male 51%
Female 48%

Student Diversity

McEachern High School United States Cheatham Hill Elementary School East Paulding High School Harrison High School Hillgrove High School Lovinggood Middle School
African American 66.0% 15.2% 23.0% 19.0% 10.0% 29.0% 31.0%
White 19.0% 51.6% 49.0% 69.0% 82.0% 61.0% 56.0%
Hispanic 10.0% 24.5% 20.0% 6.0% 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 2.0% 0% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.6% 3.0% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 30.5%
Grade 10 25.4%
Grade 11 21.1%
Grade 12 23.1%

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 34 responses

  • 79% Yes
  • 18% Not sure.
  • 3% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 36% Beautiful campus and facilities
  • 32% Football!
  • 14% Opportunities/ activities
  • 12% Safety and great facilities
  • 4% Soccer
  • 2% Teachers

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 29 responses

  • 26% Too focused on atheltics
  • 26% Walking in the rain
  • 15% Some teachers are not helpful but some are
  • 11% Some students bad behavior
  • 7% Teachers
  • 7% I can't think of anything the campus is safe clean
  • 4% Disrespectful children
  • 4% The campus has many floods

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

  • 36% It's size and layout sets the school apart.
  • 29% Open campus, large, and gives a college feel
  • 21% It's an old college campus
  • 14% Sports facilities/programs

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 59% Diverse
  • 26% Spirit
  • 7% Big
  • 7% Safe and givs the students many opportunities

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 48% Know yourself, have goals and stick to them
  • 26% Students need a pair of good walking shoes.
  • 19% Do your best from day one of freshmen year.
  • 7% Never wait until the last minute to do something.

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

  • 26% I love everything about this school.
  • 63% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 11% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.