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  1. Academics
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  2. Diversity
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  3. Teachers
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  4. College Prep
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  5. Clubs & Activities
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  6. Health & Safety
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  7. Administration
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  8. Sports
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  9. Food
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  10. Resources & Facilities
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Buford High School is a top rated, public school located in Buford, GA. It has 1,481 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 80% of students are at least proficient in math and 66% in reading.

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Buford High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
66%
Percent Proficient - Math
80%
Average Graduation Rate
93%
Average SAT
1180
342 responses
Average ACT
27
171 responses
AP Enrollment
30%

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Living in the Area

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  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
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  3. Housing
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Median Household Income
$59,855
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$969
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$239,100
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
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Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
88%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 34 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 34 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 110 responses
  • Senior Week
    16%
  • When the drumline plays during football season
    16%
  • Homecoming/Spirit Week & our annual Chorus Concert
    15%
  • Prom
    12%
  • The Band's Halftime Show
    11%
  • Homecoming parade
    7%
  • Homecoming
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,481
Free or Reduced Lunch
32%
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 36 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 36 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 36 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$62,865
Teachers in First/Second Year
3.7%
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 44 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 44 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 44 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
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Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$14,134 / year
National
$12,239
88%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 48 responses
58%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 48 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 48 responses

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