Bacon County High School

Bacon County High School serves 520 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% 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 520 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 520 students
Bacon County High School Total Students (2002-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Bacon County High School Total Teachers (2002-2013)
Students by Grade Bacon County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 15:1 15:1
Bacon County High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2013)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Bacon County High School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
21%
37%
Bacon County High School Black Students (2002-2013)
White
71%
44%
Bacon County High School White Students (2002-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Bacon County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Bacon 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.
0.45 0.40
Bacon County High School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
54%
52%
Bacon County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
7%
7%
Bacon County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,026 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 91% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,842 is less than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,371 is less than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Bacon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 2,026 3,197
Bacon County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 57% 66%
Bacon County School District Graduation Rate (1997-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $34 MM
Bacon County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $17 MM $36 MM
Bacon County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,842 $9,939
Bacon County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,371 $10,367
Bacon 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 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 Grades Students
  • AlmaBacon County Middle School
    901 North Pierce St
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4662
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 476 students                      
  • AlmaBacon County Elementary School
    523 East 16th St
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4133
    1 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 438 students                      
  • AlmaBacon County Primary School
    251 Cumberland Rd
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4765
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 592 students                      
  • NichollsNicholls Elementary School
    704 Van Streat Hwy
    NichollsGA 31554
    (912)345-2429
    10.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 385 students                      
  • SurrencyFourth District Elementary School
    13396 Blackshear Hwy
    SurrencyGA 31563
    (912)367-3250
    13.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 144 students                      

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