North Atlanta High School in Atlanta, GA - Niche

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North Atlanta High School is a public school in Atlanta, Georgia. It has 1,313 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 70% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 264 reviews written and they have been mixed.

2875 Northside Dr Nw
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 802-4700

Ratings and Reviews
3.3 from 264 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Educational Outcomes: My Graduation experience was amazing. I enjoyed every part of it. I was honored to complete high school two years earlier and i also felt extremely accomplished.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: There was a good amount of student participation.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Educational Outcomes: It's a lot like what i expected.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: sometimes they do to much
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: everything is well put together and clean

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Brandon Elementary School 1 mi. 1,195
2.33 Garden Hills Elementary School 2 mi. 696
3.00 Smith Elementary School 2 mi. 1,095
3.00 Jackson Elementary School 3 mi. 949
2.66 Sutton Middle School 3 mi. 1,304

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


Male 49%
Female 50%

Student Diversity

North Atlanta High School United States Brandon Elementary School Garden Hills Elementary School Jackson Elementary School Smith Elementary School Sutton Middle School
African American 51.0% 15.2% 12.0% 13.0% 9.0% 14.0% 29.0%
White 23.0% 51.6% 74.0% 13.0% 75.0% 64.0% 40.0%
Hispanic 20.0% 24.5% 7.0% 69.0% 7.0% 11.0% 24.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.7% 3.0% 2.0% 3.0% 4.0% 2.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 2.0% 1.0% 2.0% 4.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 39.6%
Grade 10 26.8%
Grade 11 21.0%
Grade 12 12.6%

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 26 responses

  • 46% Yes
  • 38% Not sure.
  • 15% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 27% The view
  • 20% Diversity
  • 16% Windows
  • 14% Awesome teachers
  • 10% The life lessons learned from the peers around you
  • 8% The Arts/Performing Arts Programs
  • 4% Variety of classes
  • 2% Bigger classrooms

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 23% Certain teachers seem to not care as much as other
  • 23% Lunches are short / no time to socialize
  • 14% Not enough school spirit
  • 9% My physics teacher doesn't respect us
  • 9% Separation between races
  • 9% Run by Atlanta Public School System
  • 5% Lacks focus
  • 5% Very few field trips
  • 2% Bad lunches

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 19 responses

  • 89% Our building is unique (11 story office bldg)
  • 5% Plenty of students have became famous every year!
  • 5% In the news every other month

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 28% Overly-cautious at times
  • 22% Cautious
  • 17% Too strict / closed in
  • 17% Redundant
  • 11% Isolated
  • 6% Diverse

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 24% Be ready for a racially diverse community.
  • 24% Focus/know your graduation & college requirements
  • 24% Elevators don't work. use stairs.
  • 12% Become best friends with your counselor.
  • 6% Take nothing academically lightly
  • 6% Know your requirements.
  • 6% Get involved in many extracurriculars.
  • 0% All of the above

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 83% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 17% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.