Apalachee High School

Apalachee High School serves 1,646 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Apalachee High School operates within the Barrow County School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is equal to the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1646 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 106 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,646 students
Apalachee High School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 106 teachers
Apalachee High School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade Apalachee High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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
Apalachee High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
Apalachee High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
11%
12%
Apalachee High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
13%
37%
Apalachee High School Black (2001-2012)
White
64%
44%
Apalachee High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Apalachee High School Sch Ethnicity Apalachee 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.
0.56 0.83
Apalachee High School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
44%
51%
Apalachee High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Apalachee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,885 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Barrow County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
6
Number of Students Managed 12,885 3,449
Barrow County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 66% 66%
Barrow County School District Graduation Rate (1997-2009)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $34 MM
District Spending $116 MM $36 MM
Barrow County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,493 $9,939
Barrow County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,297 $10,367
Barrow 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 College And Career Preparatory Academy (3.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Haymon-morris Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yargo Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winder Yargo Elementary School
    1000 Haymon Morris Rd
    Winder , GA , 30680
    (770)867-1147
    0.3  mi  |  714  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Winder Haymon-morris Middle School
    1008 Haymon Morris Rd
    Winder , GA , 30680
    (678)963-0602
    0.3  mi  |  696  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Winder Kennedy Elementary School
    200 Matthews School Rd
    Winder , GA , 30680
    (770)867-3182
    2.3  mi  |  781  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Winder Westside Middle School
    240 Matthews School Rd
    Winder , GA , 30680
    (770)307-2972
    2.3  mi  |  652  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bethlehem College And Career Preparatory Academy
    54 Star St West
    Bethlehem , GA , 30620
    (770)868-1072
    3.7  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Winder, GA 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 0.57, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Winder is Kennedy Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.