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 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.
0.56 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 20,949 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 20,949 3,688
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 n/a
District Spending $210 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,112 $0
Newton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,883 $0
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 Eastside High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indian Creek Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CovingtonIndian Creek Middle School
    11051 By Pass Rd
    CovingtonGA 30014
    (770)385-6453
    0.7 mi | 1027 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CovingtonEastside High School
    10245 By Pass Rd
    CovingtonGA 30014
    (770)784-2920
    1 mi | 1327 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CovingtonFairview Elementary School
    3325 Fairview Rd
    CovingtonGA 30016
    (770)784-2959
    1.6 mi | 488 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CovingtonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Middle Ridge Elementary School
    11649 By Pass Rd
    CovingtonGA 30014
    (770)385-6463
    1.6 mi | 676 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CovingtonCrossroads Psychodeucational Program
    Alternative School
    2109 Newton Dr Ne
    CovingtonGA 30014
    (770)467-6600
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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