Graceville High School

Tel: (850)263-4451
Grades: 6-12

350 students

Graceville High School serves 350 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Graceville High School operates within the Jackson School District.

Overview

The student population of 350 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 350 students
Graceville High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade Graceville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
2%
28%
Black
40%
23%
White
51%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Graceville High School Sch Ethnicity Graceville 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 0.45
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%
49%
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.
10%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,624 students has grown by 17% over five years.
School District Name Jackson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
23
Number of Students Managed 8,624 9,989
Jackson School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $138 MM
Jackson School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $72 MM $159 MM
Jackson School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,390 $13,793
Jackson School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,812 $15,882
Jackson School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Dove (developing Opportunities Thru Vocational Ed.) (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Dove (developing Opportunities Thru Vocational Ed.) (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Graceville Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GracevilleGraceville Elementary School
    5331 Alabama St
    GracevilleFL 32440
    (850)263-4402
    0.5 mi | 371 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GracevillleThe Dove (developing Opportunities Thru Vocational Ed.)
    Alternative School
    5229 Ezell Rd
    GracevillleFL 32440
    (850)263-2950
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | 57 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • GracevillePoplar Springs High School
    3726 Atomic Dr
    GracevilleFL 32440
    (850)263-6260
    3.6 mi | 362 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • SlocombSlocomb High School
    591 South County Rd 9
    SlocombAL 36375
    (334)886-2008
    10.8 mi | 343 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • SlocombSlocomb Middle School
    591 South County Rd 9
    SlocombAL 36375
    (334)886-2008
    10.8 mi | 295 students | Gr. 6-9                      

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Did You Know?
Jackson County, FL 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 0.44, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Jackson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.