Alcovy High School

Alcovy High School serves 1,874 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 57%.
Alcovy High School operates within the Newton County School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1874 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,874 students
Alcovy High School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Alcovy High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Alcovy High School Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade Alcovy High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Alcovy High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Alcovy High School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
49%
37%
Alcovy High School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
43%
43%
Alcovy High School White Students (2007-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Alcovy High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Alcovy High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.40
Alcovy High School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
56%
Alcovy High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Alcovy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,522 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,206 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,225 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Newton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
5
Number of Students Managed 19,522 3,213
Newton County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 64% 69%
Newton County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $181 MM $36 MM
Newton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $181 MM $34 MM
Newton County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,206 $10,365
Newton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,225 $9,935
Newton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Jasper County High School (10 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indian Creek Middle School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heard-mixon Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CovingtonHeard-mixon Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 490 students14110 Hwy 36
    CovingtonGA 30014
    (770)784-2980
    0.5PK-5490
  • CovingtonRocky Plains Elementary School
    3.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 738 students5300 Hwy 162 South
    CovingtonGA 30016
    (770)784-4987
    3.4PK-5738
  • McdonoughRock Spring Elementary School
    7.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 701 students1550 Stroud Rd
    McdonoughGA 30252
    (770)957-6851
    7.9PK-5701
  • CovingtonEast Newton Elementary School
    8.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 530 students2286 Dixie Rd
    CovingtonGA 30014
    (770)784-2973
    8.4PK-5530
  • MansfieldMansfield Elementary School
    8.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 466 students45 East Third Ave
    MansfieldGA 30055
    (770)784-2948
    8.9PK-5466

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