Appling County High School

482 Blackshear Hwy

Baxley, GA 31513-9807

Tel: (912)367-8610
Grades 9-12
1,005 students
Appling County High School serves 1,005 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Appling County High School operates within the Appling County School District.
Appling County School District's 73% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1005 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,005 students
Appling County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Appling County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Appling County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Appling County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 16:1 16:1
Appling County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
11%
13%
Appling County High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
23%
37%
Appling County High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
65%
43%
Appling County High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Appling County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.52 0.40
Appling County High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
72%
56%
Appling County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a
6%
Appling County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Appling County School District's student population of 3,629 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 64% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,378 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,904 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Appling County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 3,629 3,213
Appling County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 69%
Appling County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $36 MM
Appling County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $35 MM $34 MM
Appling County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,378 $10,365
Appling County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,904 $9,935
Appling County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Bacon County High School (16.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Appling County Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Appling County Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baxley Appling County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 550 students
    0 miles
    680 Blackshear Hwy
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-8640
    03-5550
  • BaxleyAppling County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 789 students
    0 miles
    678 Blackshear Hwy
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-8642
    0PK-2789
  • BaxleyAppling County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 756 students
    2.2 miles
    2997 Blackshear Hwy
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-8630
    2.26-8756
  • BaxleyAltamaha Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
    7.8 miles
    344 Altamaha School Rd
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-3713
    7.8PK-5371
  • SurrencyFourth District Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 158 students
    12.7 miles
    13396 Blackshear Hwy
    SurrencyGA 31563
    (912)367-3250
    12.7PK-5158

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