Kennesaw Schools Ranked Among Best in Metro Area

Atlanta Magazine rated Harrison and Kennesaw Mountain among the top 50 metro area high schools.

Two Kennesaw-area high schools ranked among the top 50 best public high schools in the metro Atlanta area, according to a list released by Atlanta Magazine.

earned the No.12 spot while ranked 27th.

The magazine based the rankings on measures of college readiness, including SAT scores, graduation test scores, graduation rate, Advanced Placement testing, learning support and HOPE scholarship eligibility.

A total of 10 Cobb County schools made the list and ranked as follows: Walton, 2nd; Lassiter, 5th; Pope, 6th; Harrison, 12th; Wheeler, 19th; Kennesaw Mountain, 27th; Hillgrove, 31st; Kell, 32nd; Sprayberry, 46th; Allatoona, 47th.

Northview High School in Fulton County ranked 1st. The full rankings are behind a non-subscription pay wall.

Tammy Holliday Gearl January 19, 2012 at 09:58 PM
I miss KMHS so much! My oldest daughter graduated from there in 2010
Gaetana Pipia January 20, 2012 at 04:15 PM
Hi, Tammy. I miss KMHS as well. I'm a proud alum!


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