Bacon County High School

Bacon County High School serves 533 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Bacon County High School operates within the Bacon County School District.
Bacon County School District's 70% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 533 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 533 students
Bacon County High School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Bacon County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Bacon County High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Bacon County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 17:1 16:1
Bacon County High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Bacon County High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
19%
37%
Bacon County High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
73%
43%
Bacon County High School White Students (2004-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Bacon 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.
0.43 0.40
Bacon County High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
54%
56%
Bacon County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
6%
6%
Bacon County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Bacon County School District's student population of 2,091 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,861 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,784 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Bacon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 2,091 3,213
Bacon County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 69%
Bacon County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $36 MM
Bacon County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $16 MM $34 MM
Bacon County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,861 $10,365
Bacon County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,784 $9,935
Bacon County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Appling County High School (16.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bacon County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bacon County Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AlmaBacon County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 468 students
    0 miles
    901 North Pierce St
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4662
    06-8468
  • AlmaBacon County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 449 students
    1 miles
    523 East 16th St
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4133
    13-5449
  • AlmaBacon County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 641 students
    1.1 miles
    251 Cumberland Rd
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4765
    1.1PK-2641
  • NichollsNicholls Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
    10.6 miles
    704 Van Streat Hwy
    NichollsGA 31554
    (912)345-2429
    10.6PK-5395
  • SurrencyFourth District Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 158 students
    13.6 miles
    13396 Blackshear Hwy
    SurrencyGA 31563
    (912)367-3250
    13.6PK-5158

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