Appling County High School

482 Blackshear Hwy,

Baxley, GA, 31513-9807

Tel: (912)367-8610
Grades: 9-12

959 students

Appling County High School serves 959 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% 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 959 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 959 students
Appling County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Appling County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Appling County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 16:1 15:1
Appling County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Appling County High School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
8%
12%
Appling County High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
22%
37%
Appling County High School Black (1994-2012)
White
67%
44%
Appling County High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Appling County High School Sch Ethnicity Appling County 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.
0.50 0.83
Appling County High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
50%
51%
Appling County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Appling County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 93% over five years.
School District Name Appling County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 3,565 3,449
Appling County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 66%
Appling County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $34 MM
Appling County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM $36 MM
Appling County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,261 $9,939
Appling County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,692 $10,367
Appling 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 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 Students Grades
  • Baxley Appling County Primary School
    678 Blackshear Hwy
    Baxley , GA , 31513
    (912)367-8642
    0  mi  |  772  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Baxley Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Appling County Elementary School
    680 Blackshear Hwy
    Baxley , GA , 31513
    (912)367-8640
    0  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Baxley Appling County Middle School
    2997 Blackshear Hwy
    Baxley , GA , 31513
    (912)367-8630
    2.2  mi  |  754  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Baxley Altamaha Elementary School
    344 Altamaha School Rd
    Baxley , GA , 31513
    (912)367-3713
    7.8  mi  |  381  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baxley Baxley Wilderness Institute
    1510 Deens Landing Rd
    Baxley , GA , 31513
    (912)367-3383
    12.3  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  7-11

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Georgia 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 0.83, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Georgia is Appling County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.