Kennesaw Mountain High School is a top rated, public school located in Kennesaw, GA. It has 2,170 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 64% of students are at least proficient in math and 59% in reading.
Kennesaw Mountain High School Rankings
Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.
Niche users from this school are most interested in the following colleges.
- A+471 Students
- B458 Students
- B+240 Students
- A+233 Students
- B+177 Students
- A+166 Students
- A129 Students
- A119 Students
- A-112 Students
- A+110 Students
Note: School map boundaries may have changed for the current school year so please contact your school district to verify school assignment for your child.
Culture & Safety
Health & Safety
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
- of students agree that they feel safe at their school.58 responses
- of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.58 responses
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 226 responsesReport
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Free or Reduced Lunch
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.67 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.67 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.67 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.89 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.89 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.89 responses
Clubs & Activities
Clubs & Activities
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Boys Athletic Participation
Expenses Per Student
- of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.92 responses
- of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.92 responses
- of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.92 responses
Kennesaw Mountain High School Reviews
I've attended Kennesaw Mountain High School for all of my high school career. There have been many challenges, but over it is a great school. Every school has their strengths and weaknesses, a weakness for my school is the preparation for college readiness. My school focus mainly on the magnet students than any others. A normal student, such as my self, have to work harder and be more independent than the other students. A huge strength of my school is the graduation rate, the expectation, and the academics. Kennesaw Mountain High School is listed as number seventeen on the best schools in Georgia, not to mention ninety-one percent of the senior class carriers on to college. Many of the senior class carry on to big schools like Yale, Georgia Tech, and Harvard just to name a few. Over all my schools is one o the best and Im happy to say i will be graduating from there class of 2018!
I am a senior in the magnet program at Kennesaw Mountain. Within my time here I have been introduced to a variety of different students. However, becuase the school’s student population size it is difficult to know everybody while in magnet unless u play sports or are in clubs, and even then it is challenging. It also becomes difficult when wanting to run for homecoming court or prom court. Although academically I feel I am well prepared and above my peers at other schools. I also feel like there are multiple opportunities that I was able to involve myself in and an abundant of resources at my fingertip I utalized to get through high school.
Kennesaw Mountain has a lot of room for improvement. The school is mainly focused on the magnet program and somewhat of the AP classes. the students in my on level classes made it very hard to show up to school. Those kids were extremely disruptive and did not care to be there. I felt that the administration treated students like kids. They gave no room for freedom or a place to express your opinion. There was an incident myself and my peers had with a certain teacher, we reported it multiple times, parents came to the school, and the administration did nothing to help the situation. A positive of the school is that there is a school store that students are able to run, the school was kept safe, and there were useful textbooks/computers. I felt like there should have been a better range of clubs and programs for students. It did not feel like many people were involved.