South Paulding High School

South Paulding High School serves 1,813 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
South Paulding High School operates within the Paulding County School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1813 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,813 students
South Paulding High School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
South Paulding High School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade South Paulding High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
South Paulding High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
4%
12%
South Paulding High School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
18%
37%
South Paulding High School Black (2007-2012)
White
72%
44%
South Paulding High School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Paulding High School Sch Ethnicity South Paulding 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.
0.45 0.83
South Paulding 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.
28%
51%
South Paulding 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.
8%
7%
South Paulding High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,237 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Paulding County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
6
Number of Students Managed 28,237 3,449
Paulding County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 72% 66%
Paulding County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $279 MM $34 MM
Paulding County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $311 MM $36 MM
Paulding County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,009 $9,939
Paulding County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,133 $10,367
Paulding 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 New Manchester High School (5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Irma C. Austin Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Connie Dugan Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Douglasville Connie Dugan Elementary School
    1362 Winn Rd
    Douglasville , GA , 30134
    (770)949-5261
    0  mi  |  754  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Douglasville Irma C. Austin Middle School
    3490 Ridge Rd
    Douglasville , GA , 30134
    (770)942-0316
    1.7  mi  |  921  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Dallas Nebo Elementary School
    2843 Nebo Rd
    Dallas , GA , 30157
    (770)443-8777
    3  mi  |  833  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Dallas South Paulding Middle School
    592 Nebo Rd
    Dallas , GA , 30157
    (770)445-8500
    3.2  mi  |  534  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Douglasville North Douglas Elementary School
    1630 Dorris Rd
    Douglasville , GA , 30134
    (770)651-4800
    3.3  mi  |  584  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Douglasville, 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 0.63, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Douglasville is Beulah Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.