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
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
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 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 16:1 15:1
Hispanic
6%
12%
Black
21%
37%
White
70%
44%
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 0.40
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%
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%

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
Bacon County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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: 2013 (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
  • AlmaBacon County Middle School
    901 North Pierce St
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4662
    0 mi | 449 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AlmaBacon County Elementary School
    523 East 16th St
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4133
    1 mi | 446 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • AlmaBacon County Primary School
    251 Cumberland Rd
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4765
    1.1 mi | 596 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • NichollsNicholls Elementary School
    704 Van Streat Hwy
    NichollsGA 31554
    (912)345-2429
    10.6 mi | 364 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SurrencyFourth District Elementary School
    13396 Blackshear Hwy
    SurrencyGA 31563
    (912)367-3250
    13.6 mi | 142 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
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 0.40, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Georgia is Gwinnett County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.