School Details

Therrell School of Health and Science

3099 Panther Trl SW, Atlanta, GA 30311
(404) 346-2523
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 369 students 14 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

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Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT)

In 2010-2011 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) in English language arts, math, science and social studies to students in grade 11. The GHSGT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass all parts of the GHSGT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.
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Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT) to students in grade 11. The GHSWT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass the GHSWT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Atlanta Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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End-of-Course-Tests (EOCT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered End-of-Course Tests (EOCT) in 9th grade math levels 1 and 2, biology, United States history, physical science, American literature and economics. The EOCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Atlanta Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Therrell School of Health and Science is a public high school in Atlanta. The principal of Therrell School of Health and Science is Byron Barnes and can be contacted at bbarnes@atlanta.k12.ga.us. 369 students go to Therrell School of Health and Science and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 89% of the 369 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Therrell School of Health and Science is 14:1. Therrell School Of Law- Government And Public Poli is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 99% 78%
Multiracial 1% 1%
Hispanic 0.3% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Asian 0% %
White, non-Hispanic 0% 13%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 75%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    GREAT IMPROVEMENT TO SCHOOL......CONTINUE TO WORK ON DISCIPLINE OF STUDENTS WHEN PARENTS ARE VISITING SCHOOL.

  • (6 years ago)

    great school love the change to the school

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