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Decatur High School

Decatur High School is a coeducational public international baccalaureate charter school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
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Climate
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Outcomes
Institution Type: Public Setting: Suburban

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Finance

Finance

Public charter schools are supported through lower levels of direct, public funding, as well as though private subsidies. As with district public schools, they do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Academics

Academics

87% of students graduate from Decatur High School

Test Scores

22 Average score for the ACT Composite

1518 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 503
SAT Verbal 516
SAT Writing 499

Adequate Yearly Progress

AYP was Met Overall for the year 2012.

AYP is a measurement defined by the United States federal No Child Left Behind Act that allows the U.S. Department of Education to determine how every public school and school district in the country is performing academically according to results on standardized tests.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 824
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 9
9 259
10 218
11 187
12 160

Decatur High School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Decatur High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 9 : 1
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

25% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Decatur High School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 53%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 38%
Asian 2%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
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