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7728 Mount Zion Blvd

Jonesboro, GA 30236

(770) 473-2855

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,455

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

29 Parent Reviews for Jonesboro High School

I am a senior and I must say, this school is one of the worst. Why:dirty! This school is so filthy rats have been seen sometimes and cockroaches are so common. Students! Beware, most of the student body have horrid personalities towards learning and others. Others are just plain creepy and won't leave ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/04/15

I am currently a Sophomore in college and I can truly say that Jonesboro did not prepare me for college at all. I struggled a lot during my Freshman year in college. CONS: There are very few AP courses, the school is dirty and unclean, some of the books are old, the counselors don't do a good job, but ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/15/14

Great school iam a Freshmen & am already enjoying my first 2 months being in high school . the teachers are quiet frankly great but as the years goes on I think they become more strict to increase our performance/well being .

Posted by a student on 09/29/13

Jonesboro High School became a school we could all be proud of when Principal Johnson came on board. She did everything she said she was going to do - Made AYP, got the school out of debt, enhanced school climate, and increased attendance. I was in her interview as a school council member, and I am proud ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/22/12

The residents of Deer Crossing agree. Jonesboro High School became a great school again when Principal Johnson and her team came on board. We made AYP, our students started winning again, and the faculty became more involved in school activities. The school became also became cleaner. We appreciate the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/22/12

When Principal Johnson and her team came on board in 2010, Jonesboro High School became a great school again. Our students have achieved academically. Our teams have begun to win again and compete at the state level again. Kids are getting scholarships. And the leadership is very available for communication. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/19/12

Great and effective leadership, competent teachers, active parents, and dedicated students!!! Jonesboro has provided a wonderful high school experience for my daughter and son. And the kids and parents love to see our Head Coach (and principal) Mrs. Johnson coaching all of her teams to victory!!!

Posted by a parent on 10/19/12

Principal Johnson has been an exceptional instructional and operational leader for the Jonesboro High School community. Her leadership brought a winning culture that we were missing for a while. Students can now get it all here. There are high expectations for student achievement in courses, a competitive ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 10/16/12

Jonesboro High School has become a five star school under the leadership of Mrs. Johnson. I am a tax payer and active parent in the community. I have watched her run this school with an expectation of excellence. Citizens in our community agree. Our children trust her leadership, and she has positive ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/08/12

Principal Johnson is the best principal I have every had. She cares about us and gives us so much support. She helped us make AYP and she is our biggest cheerleader in every sport and activity. She won't let us fail.

Posted by a student on 10/08/12

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Test scores for Jonesboro High School

GHSGT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Jonesboro High School
Clayton County School District
* In 2010-2011 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) in English language arts, math, science and social studies to students in grade 11. The GHSGT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass all parts of the GHSGT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

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Jonesboro schools — Jonesboro High School is located at 7728 Mount Zion Blvd, Jonesboro GA 30236. 7728 Mount Zion Blvd is in the 30236 ZIP code in Jonesboro, GA The school district for Jonesboro High School is the Clayton County School District. Jonesboro High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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