Bacon County High School

Bacon County High School serves 511 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Bacon County High School operates within the Bacon County School District.
The school district's 57% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 511 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 511 students
Bacon County High School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Bacon County High School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Bacon 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 0.47 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
Bacon County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Bacon County High School Asian (2005-2006)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Bacon County High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
21%
37%
Bacon County High School Black (2002-2012)
White
70%
44%
Bacon County High School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bacon County High School Sch Ethnicity Bacon 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.
0.47 0.83
Bacon County High School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
49%
51%
Bacon County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Bacon County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,002 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 92% over five years.
School District Name Bacon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 2,002 3,449
Bacon County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 57% 66%
Bacon County School District Graduation Rate (1997-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $34 MM
District Spending $17 MM $36 MM
Bacon County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,842 $9,939
Bacon County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,371 $10,367
Bacon 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 Appling County High School (16.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bacon County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bacon County Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Alma Bacon County Middle School
    901 North Pierce St
    Alma , GA , 31510
    (912)632-4662
    0  mi  |  449  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Alma Bacon County Elementary School
    523 East 16th St
    Alma , GA , 31510
    (912)632-4133
    1  mi  |  446  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Alma Bacon County Primary School
    251 Cumberland Rd
    Alma , GA , 31510
    (912)632-4765
    1.1  mi  |  596  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Nicholls Nicholls Elementary School
    704 Van Streat Hwy
    Nicholls , GA , 31554
    (912)345-2429
    10.6  mi  |  364  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Surrency Fourth District Elementary School
    13396 Blackshear Hwy
    Surrency , GA , 31563
    (912)367-3250
    13.6  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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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.