Dutchtown High School

Dutchtown High School serves 1,359 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Dutchtown 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 1359 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,359 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
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 0.52 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
Asian
7%
3%
Hispanic
9%
13%
Black
67%
37%
White
14%
44%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.52 0.40
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.
35%
52%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,180 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,621 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,159 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
5
Number of Students Managed 40,180 3,197
Graduation Rate 78% 66%
District Total Revenue $424 MM $34 MM
District Spending $446 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,621 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,159 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eagle's Landing High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dutchtown Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dutchtown Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HamptonDutchtown Middle School
    155 Mitchell Rd
    HamptonGA 30228
    (770)515-7500
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1025 students                      
  • HamptonDutchtown Elementary School
    159 Mitchell Rd
    HamptonGA 30228
    (770)471-0844
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 612 students                      
  • StockbridgePate's Creek Elementary School
    1309 Jodeco Rd
    StockbridgeGA 30281
    (770)389-8819
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 655 students                      
  • HamptonMount Carmel Elementary School
    2450 Mount Carmel Rd
    HamptonGA 30228
    (770)897-9799
    2.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 586 students                      
  • McdonoughEagle's Landing Middle School
    295 Tunis Rd
    McdonoughGA 30253
    (770)914-8189
    3.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 846 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended August 16, 2010 - This school has proven to be a beacon of light in Henry county. The quality of academis that my child has received are dynamic. The teachers go the extra mile to make parent contact. To be specific, Ms. Heusal a wonderful teacher of Chemistry would call and advise me of my daughters progress. Further the music program is beyond reproach. Where can you child go to public school and experience a choral teacher with a terminal degree who actually helps the kids pass high school. The ROTC program is the best in the nation. Major Beavers and her team take care and time to really help the kids understand all of the required elements. The facilities are clean. I am a fan of DHS! The teachers not only work by day but also by night and afterschool. My child is happy there! - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended March 30, 2009 - The climate in this school reflects the penial system with tough rules and regulations. Parents are not welcomed and the administration lacks true interest in the students overall performance. Facilities are nice. I would not recommend this school!!!!! - Posted by Parent

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