Early County High School

12020 Columbia St,

Blakely, GA, 39823-

Tel: (229)723-3006
Grades: 9-12

620 students

Early County High School serves 620 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Early County High School operates within the Early County School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 620 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 620 students
Early County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Early County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Early County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 13:1 15:1
Early County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Early County High School Asian (1996-2012)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Early County High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
63%
37%
Early County High School Black (1994-2012)
White
31%
44%
Early County High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Early County High School Sch Ethnicity Early 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.
0.51 0.66
Early 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.
63%
51%
Early 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.
7%
7%
Early County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,236 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name Early County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 2,236 3,298
Early County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 66%
Early County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $34 MM
Early County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $36 MM
Early County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,105 $9,939
Early County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,548 $10,367
Early 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 Houston Co High School (11.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Early County Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Early County Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Blakely Early County Elementary School
    283 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Blakely , GA , 39823
    (229)723-4101
    0.1  mi  |  1087  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Blakely Early County Middle School
    12053 Columbia St
    Blakely , GA , 39823
    (229)723-3746
    0.1  mi  |  499  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Columbia Houston Co High School
    202 West Church St
    Columbia , AL , 36319
    (334)696-2221
    11.6  mi  |  374  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Arlington Calhoun County Elementary School
    18904 Morgan Rd
    Arlington , GA , 39813
    (229)725-4985
    16.4  mi  |  351  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Edison Pataula Charter Academy
    Special Education School
    Charter School
    18637 Hartford St
    Edison , GA , 39846
    (229)835-3322
    Special Education School
    Charter School
    17.4  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  KG-7

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