Perry High School

Perry High School serves 1,257 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Perry High School operates within the Houston County School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1257 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,257 students
Perry High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Perry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Perry High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Perry 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 0.54 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
Perry High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Perry High School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Perry High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
35%
37%
Perry High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
58%
43%
Perry High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Perry High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Perry 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.
0.54 0.40
Perry 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.
41%
56%
Perry 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.
10%
6%
Perry High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,948 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,145 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,729 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 69%
Houston County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $272 MM $36 MM
Houston County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $261 MM $34 MM
Houston County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,145 $10,365
Houston County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,729 $9,935
Houston 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 Houston County High School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perry Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Perry Primary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PerryPerry Primary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 550 students1500 Sunshine Ave
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6160
    0.4PK-1550
  • PerryMorningside Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 404 students1206 Morningside Dr
    PerryGA 31069
    (912)988-6261
    12-5404
  • PerryTucker Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 373 students1300 Tucker Rd
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6278
    1.22-5373
  • PerryPerry Middle School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 854 students495 Perry Parkway
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6285
    2.66-8854
  • PerryKings Chapel Elementary School
    4.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 510 students460 Arena Rd
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6273
    4.3PK-5510

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