Colquitt County High School

Colquitt County High School serves 1,647 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Colquitt County High School operates within the Colquitt County School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is equal to the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1647 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 115 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,647 students
Colquitt County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 115 teachers
Colquitt County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Colquitt County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Colquitt County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Colquitt County High School Asian (2010-2012)
Hispanic
19%
12%
Colquitt County High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
28%
37%
Colquitt County High School Black (1994-2012)
White
50%
44%
Colquitt County High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Colquitt County High School Sch Ethnicity Colquitt 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.
0.64 0.66
Colquitt County High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
54%
51%
Colquitt County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Colquitt County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,459 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Colquitt County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
5
Number of Students Managed 9,459 3,298
Graduation Rate 66% 66%
District Total Revenue $88 MM $34 MM
District Spending $97 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,876 $9,939
Colquitt County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,879 $10,367
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 Colquitt County Achiecvement Center (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Willie J. Williams Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cox Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Moultrie Colquitt County Achiecvement Center
    1800 Park Ave Se
    Moultrie , GA , 31768
    (229)890-6197
    0.1  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Moultrie Cox Elementary School
    1275 11th Ave Se
    Moultrie , GA , 31768
    (229)890-6190
    0.5  mi  |  546  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Moultrie Stringfellow Elementary School
    200 5th Ave Sw
    Moultrie , GA , 31768
    (229)890-6187
    1.7  mi  |  412  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Moultrie Willie J. Williams Middle School
    950 4th St Sw
    Moultrie , GA , 31768
    (229)890-6183
    1.8  mi  |  1348  students  |  Gr.  6-7
  • Moultrie Wright Elementary School
    1812 2nd St Se
    Moultrie , GA , 31768
    (229)890-6186
    1.9  mi  |  589  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 08, 2010 - Little parent involvement, students are disrespectful to teachers and students, little emphasis on graduation requirements, high failure rate due to new standards for the class of 2012 and graduation requirements - Posted by Student/Alumni

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