Houston County High School

Houston County High School serves 1,712 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Houston County High School operates within the Houston County School District.
Houston County School District's 75% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1712 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 104 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,712 students
Houston County High School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Houston County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Houston County High School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Houston County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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
Houston County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
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.
0.59 0.40
Houston County 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.
20%
56%
Houston County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Houston County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Houston County School District's student population of 27,948 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 73% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,145 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 $9,729 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Houston County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
5
Number of Students Managed 27,948 3,213
Houston County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 69%
Houston County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $272 MM $36 MM
Houston County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $261 MM $34 MM
Houston County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,145 $10,365
Houston County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,729 $9,935
Houston 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 Houston County Career Academy (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Feagin Mill Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Perdue Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Warner RobinsPerdue Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 628 students
    0.4 miles
    115 Sutherlin Dr
    Warner RobinsGA 31088
    (478)988-6350
    0.43-5628
  • Warner RobinsDavid A. Perdue Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 690 students
    0.5 miles
    150 Bear Country Blvd
    Warner RobinsGA 31088
    (478)218-7500
    0.5PK-2690
  • Warner RobinsFeagin Mill Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 766 students
    1.1 miles
    1200 Feagin Mill Rd
    Warner RobinsGA 31088
    (478)953-0430
    1.16-8766
  • KathleenMossy Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 690 students
    2.2 miles
    200 Danny Carpenter Dr
    KathleenGA 31047
    (478)988-6171
    2.26-8690
  • Warner RobinsLake Joy Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 572 students
    2.3 miles
    985 Lake Joy Rd
    Warner RobinsGA 31088
    (478)971-2712
    2.33-5572

School Reviews

The school is overall good as far as teaching goes anyways. Most teachers are excellent and teach the kids very thoroughly. The food is good too, so that's a plus. However, like every school it has its issues. Examples include too small of hallways and everyone trying to go through one door, which as teenagers, they will move extra slow. Another thing, men are not allowed to wear earrings which means yes they are still a couple of steps back socially. Also parking is not free and they have "no spots" available. When I say no spots I mean if you ask for a parking pass and they say no, they mean there is no more spots in student parking lot, but there is plenty in teacher and visitor and I mean PLENTY. The teachers are good but the deans and discipline people tend to over exert their power just because "they can", and even if you have a good point to bring up to them that makes logical sense they will say you're arguing because they don't want to be wrong.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 01/17/15
This High school should not even be included in the word school. The Teachers don't know how to teach. There meathod of teaching is handing out worksheets and for students to teach themself. They have money for sports but not when it comes to buying books for education purpose. Parents try to communicate with teachers and but you get no response from teachers. This school doest not care of students sucess.
- Posted by Parent, 01/25/11

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