Appling County High School

482 Blackshear Hwy

Baxley, GA 31513-9807

Grades: 9-12

996 students

Appling County High School serves 996 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Appling County High School operates within the Appling County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 996 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 996 students
Appling County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Appling County High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Appling County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 17:1 15:1
Appling County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Appling County High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
23%
37%
Appling County High School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
68%
44%
Appling County High School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Appling County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Appling County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.48 0.40
Appling County High School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
51%
52%
Appling County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
Appling County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,565 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,261 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,692 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Appling County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 3,565 3,197
Appling County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 71% 66%
Appling County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $34 MM
Appling County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM $36 MM
Appling County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,261 $9,939
Appling County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,692 $10,367
Appling County School District 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 Baxley Wilderness Institute (12.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Appling County Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Appling County Primary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BaxleyAppling County Primary School
    678 Blackshear Hwy
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-8642
    0 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 762 students                      
  • Baxley Appling County Elementary School
    680 Blackshear Hwy
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-8640
    0 mi | Gr. 2-5 | 533 students                      
  • BaxleyAppling County Middle School
    2997 Blackshear Hwy
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-8630
    2.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 748 students                      
  • BaxleyAltamaha Elementary School
    344 Altamaha School Rd
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-3713
    7.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 368 students                      
  • BaxleyBaxley Wilderness Institute
    1510 Deens Landing Rd
    BaxleyGA 31513
    (912)367-3383
    12.3 mi | Gr. 8-11 | 14 students                      

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