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Here’s the 2020 graduation rate for every Atlanta public high school

By Vanessa McCray, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Madison Grey for (CNT) City News and Talk  #atlanta-ga
 

An Atlanta all-girls school hit a 100% graduation rate for the second year in a row.
 

Coretta Scott King Young Women’s Leadership Academy reached the milestone in 2019 and again in 2020, according to data released this week by the Georgia Department of Education. The academy is one of six Atlanta public high schools to post an on-time graduation rate that exceeds 90%.
 

Across Atlanta Public Schools, the district’s graduation rate was 80.3%, slightly below the statewide average of 83.8%.
 

Here’s the graduation rate for each high school within the Atlanta school district over the last three years.
 

Atlanta Classical Academy
 

2020: 97.7%
 

2019: 88.6%*
 

*School’s first graduating class
 

BEST Academy
 

2020: 77.6%
 

2019: 86.3%
 

2018: 83.9%
 

Booker T. Washington High School
 

2020: 73.5%
 

2019: 72.2%
 

2018: 73.8%
 

Carver Early College
 

2020: 91.6%
 

2019: 92.6%
 

2018: 91.8%
 

Coretta Scott King Young Women’s Leadership Academy
 

2020: 100%
 

2019: 100%
 

2018: 93.5%
 

Crim Open Campus High School*
 

2020: 16.7%
 

2019: 12.4%
 

2018: 10.1%
 

*non-traditional, alternative high school
 

Douglass High School
 

2020: 76.6%
 

2019: 63.7%
 

2018: 69.9%
 

Drew Charter School
 

2020: 98.2%
 

2019: 96.6%
 

2018: 98.7%
 

Forrest Hill Academy*
 

2020: 3.1%
 

2019: 4.7%
 

2018: 0%
 

*non-traditional, alternative high school
 

Grady High School
 

2020: 90.9%
 

2019: 90.4%
 

2018: 92%
 

KIPP Atlanta Collegiate
 

2020: 83.6%
 

2019: 86.3%
 

2018: 90.2%
 

Maynard H. Jackson High School
 

2020: 82.4%
 

2019: 83.7%
 

2018: 84.8%
 

Mays High School
 

2020: 78.2%
 

2019: 71.8%
 

2018: 78.2%
 

North Atlanta High School
 

2020: 92.3%
 

2019: 91.1%
 

2018: 92.5%
 

South Atlanta High School
 

2020: 81.4%
 

2019: 87.9%
 

2018: 85%
 

STEAM Academy at Carver
 

2020: 58.3%
 

2019: 68.8%
 

2018: 65.7%
 

Therrell High School
 

2020: 80.4%
 

2019: 87%
 

2018: 86.4%

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