Claxton High School

Claxton High School serves 368 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Claxton High School operates within the Evans County School District.
Evans County School District's 56% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 368 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 368 students
Claxton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Claxton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Claxton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Claxton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 15:1 16:1
Claxton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
14%
13%
Claxton High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
40%
37%
Claxton High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
45%
43%
Claxton High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Claxton 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.
0.62 0.40
Claxton 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.
99%
56%
Claxton 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%
Claxton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Evans County School District's student population of 1,863 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 56% has increased from 54% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,279 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,998 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 37% over four years.
School District Name Evans County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,863 3,213
Evans County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 56% 69%
Evans County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $36 MM
Evans County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $17 MM $34 MM
Evans County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,279 $10,365
Evans County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,998 $9,935
Evans 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 Claxton Regional Youth Detention Center (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Claxton Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Claxton Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClaxtonClaxton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 416 students
    0.2 miles
    600 Hendrix St
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-3646
    0.26-8416
  • ClaxtonCedarwood Psychoeducational ProgramSpecial Education School

    0.7 miles
    720 Church St
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-8888
    0.7n/an/a
  • ClaxtonClaxton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1079 students
    1.2 miles
    6463 Us Hwy 301
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-2714
    1.2PK-51079
  • ClaxtonClaxton Regional Youth Detention CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 8-11 | 10 students
    2.2 miles
    3609 Bill Hodges Rd
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-4807
    2.28-1110
  • CollinsCollins Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 318 students
    11.4 miles
    720 North Main St
    CollinsGA 30421
    (912)693-2455
    11.4PK-5318

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