Hiram High School

Hiram High School serves 1,565 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Hiram High School operates within the Paulding County School District.
Paulding County School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1565 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,565 students
Hiram High School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Hiram High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Hiram High School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Hiram High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 19:1 16:1
Hiram High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Hiram High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
37%
37%
Hiram High School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
50%
43%
Hiram High School White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Hiram 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.
0.61 0.40
Hiram High School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
37%
56%
Hiram High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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%
Hiram High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Paulding County School District's student population of 28,434 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 66% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,406 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,154 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Paulding County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
5
Number of Students Managed 28,434 3,213
Paulding County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 69%
Paulding County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $268 MM $36 MM
Paulding County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $289 MM $34 MM
Paulding County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,406 $10,365
Paulding County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,154 $9,935
Paulding County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Paulding County High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P. B. Ritch Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hiram Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HiramHiram Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 647 students
    1 miles
    200 Seaboard Ave
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)443-3392
    1PK-5647
  • HiramSam D. Panter Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 601 students
    1.2 miles
    190 Panter School Rd
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)443-4303
    1.2KG-5601
  • HiramMcgarity Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
    2.1 miles
    262 Rakestraw Mill Rd
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)445-9007
    2.1PK-5576
  • DallasP. B. Ritch Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 644 students
    2.5 miles
    60 Old Country Trail
    DallasGA 30157
    (770)443-8000
    2.56-8644
  • Powder SpringsBessie L. Baggett Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 696 students
    3.1 miles
    948 Williams Lake Rd
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (678)460-1570
    3.1PK-5696

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