Norcross High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5300 Spalding Dr
Norcross, GA 30092
Phone
(770) 448-3674
District
GWINNETT COUNTY
County
GWINNETT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2778
Classroom Teachers
164

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.3% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Norcross High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
43%
49%
46%
34%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 690 24.8%
Grade 10 758 27.3%
Grade 11 613 22.1%
Grade 12 717 25.8%
Total 2778 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.2% 20.3% 39.3%
Black 28.4% 33.7% 38.0%
Hispanic 52.0% 34.1% 17.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.2% 11.6% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.7% 50.3% 56.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.7% 43.5% 52.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 6.8% 4.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 913,222 10,711,908
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,157.8 183
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.9% 20.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.2% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 10.0% 13.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 295,707 3,830,264
Single Parent Households With Children 11.8% 12.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.1% 87.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.6% 32.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.4% 13.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.2% 14.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.1% 17.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.0% 13.7%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,411 $1,152,428,538 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $87,721,904 4.1%
Staff $393 $70,644,894 3.3%
General Administration $69 $12,403,302 0.6%
School Administration $848 $152,434,784 7.1%
Operation $692 $124,392,536 5.8%
Transportation $625 $112,348,750 5.2%
Other $1,062 $190,902,996 8.9%
Total Support $4,178 $751,028,924 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,406 $252,739,748 11.7%
Total Expenditures $11,995 $2,156,197,210 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,866 $11,878,675,144 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $1,093,759,348 4.9%
Staff $573 $991,571,700 4.5%
General Administration $152 $263,420,257 1.2%
School Administration $723 $1,251,357,017 5.7%
Operation $860 $1,487,787,082 6.7%
Transportation $551 $953,843,070 4.3%
Other $393 $679,679,981 3.1%
Total Support $3,885 $6,721,757,371 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,024 $3,501,965,050 15.8%
Total Expenditures $12,776 $22,102,367,644 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%