Commerce High School

Commerce High School serves 384 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Commerce High School operates within the Commerce City School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 384 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 384 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Commerce High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Commerce 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 0.43 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 14:1 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
7%
12%
Black
12%
37%
White
74%
44%
All Ethnic Groups Commerce High School Sch Ethnicity Commerce 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.
0.43 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.
41%
51%
Commerce High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,457 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Commerce City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 1,457 3,449
Graduation Rate 77% 66%
Commerce City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $34 MM
Commerce City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM $36 MM
Commerce City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,829 $9,939
Commerce City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,019 $10,367
Commerce City 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 East Jackson Comprehensive High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Commerce Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Commerce Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CommerceCommerce Elementary School
    825 Lakeview Dr
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-1801
    0.3 mi | 212 students | Gr. 3-4                      
  • CommerceCommerce Primary
    395 Minish Dr
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-5587
    0.4 mi | 412 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • CommerceCommerce Middle School
    7690 Jefferson Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-5594
    0.9 mi | 449 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • CommerceEast Jackson Middle School
    1880 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-2083
    3.5 mi | 419 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CommerceEast Jackson Elementary School
    1531 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-7900
    3.6 mi | 517 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Jackson 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 0.36, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Jackson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.