Alcovy High School

Tel: (770)784-4995
Grades: 9-12

1,952 students

Alcovy High School serves 1,952 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Alcovy High School operates within the Newton County School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1952 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,952 students
Alcovy High School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 116 teachers
Alcovy High School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Alcovy 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 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Alcovy High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Alcovy High School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Alcovy High School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
50%
37%
Alcovy High School Black (2007-2012)
White
41%
44%
Alcovy High School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Alcovy High School Sch Ethnicity Alcovy 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.
0.58 0.66
Alcovy High School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
51%
51%
Alcovy High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Alcovy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,936 students has grown by 2611% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Newton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
5
Number of Students Managed 20,936 3,298
Newton County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 62% 66%
Newton County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $195 MM $34 MM
Newton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $210 MM $36 MM
Newton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $253,001 $9,939
Newton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $272,275 $10,367
Newton 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 Jasper County High School (10 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Indian Creek Middle School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heard-mixon Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Covington Heard-mixon Elementary School
    14110 Hwy 36
    Covington , GA , 30014
    (770)784-2980
    0.5  mi  |  473  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Covington Rocky Plains Elementary School
    5300 Hwy 162 South
    Covington , GA , 30016
    (770)784-4987
    3.4  mi  |  752  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mcdonough Rock Spring Elementary School
    1550 Stroud Rd
    Mcdonough , GA , 30252
    (770)957-6851
    7.9  mi  |  624  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Covington East Newton Elementary School
    2286 Dixie Rd
    Covington , GA , 30014
    (770)784-2973
    8.4  mi  |  563  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mansfield Mansfield Elementary School
    45 East Third Ave
    Mansfield , GA , 30055
    (770)784-2948
    8.9  mi  |  483  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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