Luella High School

Luella High School serves 1,984 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Luella High School operates within the Henry County School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1984 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 117 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,984 students
Luella High School Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 117 teachers
Luella High School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Luella High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same 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 17:1 15:1
Luella High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Luella High School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
8%
12%
Luella High School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
52%
37%
Luella High School Black (2004-2012)
White
33%
44%
Luella High School White (2004-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Luella High School Sch Ethnicity Luella High School Sta Ethnicity
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
Luella High School Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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.
38%
51%
Luella High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
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%
7%
Luella High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,909 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
6
Number of Students Managed 39,909 3,449
Henry County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 78% 66%
Henry County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $424 MM $34 MM
Henry County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $446 MM $36 MM
Henry County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,621 $9,939
Henry County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,159 $10,367
Henry County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Henry County High School (6.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Luella Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Luella Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Locust Grove Luella Middle School
    2075 Hampton Locust Grove Rd
    Locust Grove , GA 30248
    (678)583-8919
    0.1  mi  |  762  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Locust Grove Luella Elementary School
    575 Walker Dr
    Locust Grove , GA 30248
    (770)288-2035
    0.6  mi  |  687  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Hampton Rocky Creek Elementary School
    803 Hampton Locust Grove Rd
    Hampton , GA 30228
    (770)707-1469
    2.5  mi  |  656  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hampton Hampton Middle School
    799 Hampton Locust Grove Rd
    Hampton , GA 30228
    (770)707-2130
    2.5  mi  |  793  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Griffin Jordan Hill Road Elementary School
    75 Jordan Hill Rd
    Griffin , GA 30223
    (770)229-3777
    2.9  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Henry County, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.00, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Henry County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.