Beach High School

Beach High School serves 909 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Beach High School operates within the Chatham County School District.
The school district's 57% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 909 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 909 students
Beach High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Beach High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Beach High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Beach High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 15:1 16:1
Beach High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
92%
37%
Beach High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
5%
43%
Beach High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Beach High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Beach 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.
0.15 0.40
Beach High School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
78%
56%
Beach High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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%
Beach High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,445 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,190 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,029 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Chatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
5
Number of Students Managed 37,445 3,213
Chatham County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 57% 69%
Chatham County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $388 MM $36 MM
Chatham County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $382 MM $34 MM
Chatham County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,190 $10,365
Chatham County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,029 $9,935
Chatham 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 Savannah Arts Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Derenne Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hodge Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • SavannahHodge Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 473 students3609 Hopkins St
    SavannahGA 31405
    (912)395-5200
    0.3PK-5473
  • SavannahDerenne Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 682 students1009 Clinch St
    SavannahGA 31405
    (912)395-5900
    0.46-8682
  • SavannahButler Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 651 students1909 Cynthia St
    SavannahGA 31415
    (912)395-2525
    0.9PK-5651
  • SavannahCoastal Georgia Comprehensive Academy
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    0.9 miles2001 Cynthia St
    SavannahGA 31415
    (912)201-5440
    0.9n/a
  • SavannahEllis Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 574 students220 East 49th St
    SavannahGA 31405
    (912)395-5470
    1.2PK-8574

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