Camden County High School

Camden County High School serves 2,807 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Camden County High School operates within the Camden County School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 2807 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 173 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,807 students
Camden County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 173 teachers
Students by Grade Camden 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 0.55 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
Camden County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
4%
12%
Black
26%
37%
White
62%
44%
All Ethnic Groups Camden County High School Sch Ethnicity Camden 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.
0.55 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.
32%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,315 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Camden County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
6
Number of Students Managed 10,315 3,449
Camden County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 74% 66%
Camden County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $34 MM
Camden County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $104 MM $36 MM
Camden County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,263 $9,939
Camden County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,731 $10,367
Camden 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 Nassau Community Academy (13.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Camden Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mamie Lou Gross Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WoodbineMamie Lou Gross Elementary School
    277 Roberts Path
    WoodbineGA 31569
    (912)576-4800
    2.1 mi | 350 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • KingslandMatilda Harris Elementary School
    1100 The Lakes Blvd
    KingslandGA 31548
    (912)729-2940
    2.1 mi | 498 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • KingslandCamden Middle School
    1300 Middle School Rd
    KingslandGA 31548
    (912)729-3113
    2.2 mi | 1072 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KingslandKingsland Elementary School
    900 West King Ave
    KingslandGA 31548
    (912)729-5246
    3.5 mi | 439 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • KingslandHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award David L Rainer Elementary School
    850 May Creek Dr
    KingslandGA 31548
    (912)729-9071
    3.6 mi | 625 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 29, 2010 - Quality~4.5 of 5 Availability ~ 4.5 of 5 Awards~4.0 of 5 Faculty~3.0 of 5 Parental involvement~4.0 of 5 Basically the school has decent academic classes and what not BUT the rules are completely unreasonable, the staff only seems to care about football, and if your not involved with sports, you have little to no attention. The standards aren't held high. This school is mainly for football players and cheerleaders =/ - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Camden County, 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 0.47, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Camden County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.