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 18:1 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 106 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,952 students
Alcovy High School Total Students (2007-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 106 teachers
Alcovy High School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2013)
Students by Grade Alcovy High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 18:1 15:1
Alcovy High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2013)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Alcovy High School Hispanic (2007-2013)
Black
52%
37%
Alcovy High School Black (2007-2013)
White
41%
44%
Alcovy High School White (2007-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Alcovy High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.56 0.40
Alcovy High School Diversity Score (2007-2013)
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.
50%
52%
Alcovy High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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%
Alcovy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,889 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Newton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
5
Number of Students Managed 20,889 3,197
Newton County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 62% 66%
Newton County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $195 MM $34 MM
District Spending $210 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,112 $9,939
Newton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,883 $10,367
Newton County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CovingtonHeard-mixon Elementary School
    14110 Hwy 36
    CovingtonGA 30014
    (770)784-2980
    0.5 mi | 448 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CovingtonRocky Plains Elementary School
    5300 Hwy 162 South
    CovingtonGA 30016
    (770)784-4987
    3.4 mi | 739 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • McdonoughRock Spring Elementary School
    1550 Stroud Rd
    McdonoughGA 30252
    (770)957-6851
    7.9 mi | 649 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • CovingtonEast Newton Elementary School
    2286 Dixie Rd
    CovingtonGA 30014
    (770)784-2973
    8.4 mi | 566 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MansfieldMansfield Elementary School
    45 East Third Ave
    MansfieldGA 30055
    (770)784-2948
    8.9 mi | 457 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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