Walton High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#204
College Readiness Index
63.4
Math Proficiency
3.9
English Proficiency
3.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,636 Students
  • 145 Teachers

Walton High School
1590 BILL MURDOCK RD
MARIETTA, GA 30062

Phone: (770) 578-3225

District: Cobb County School District

Overview

Walton High School is ranked 9th within Georgia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Walton High School is 71 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 28 percent. Walton High School is 1 of 17 high schools in the Cobb County School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#204
State Rank
#9
Charter Rank
#43
STEM Rank
#191

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,636
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 28%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 7%
Full-Time Teachers 145

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 99%
Proficient in Math 98%
College Readiness Index 63.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 17
Total Students 32,718
Proficient in English (district average) 90%
Proficient in Math (district average) 94%
College Readiness (district average) 31.2

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Walton High School is 1 of 17 schools in the Cobb County School District.

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