Perry High School

Perry High School serves 1,184 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Perry High School operates within the Houston County School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1184 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,184 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Perry High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Perry 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
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
34%
37%
White
58%
44%
All Ethnic Groups Perry High School Sch Ethnicity Perry 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
Perry High School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
38%
51%
Perry 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.
9%
7%
Perry High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,663 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Houston County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
6
Number of Students Managed 27,663 3,449
Graduation Rate 77% 66%
Houston County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $272 MM $34 MM
Houston County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $292 MM $36 MM
Houston County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,363 $9,939
Houston County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,089 $10,367
Houston 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 Houston County High School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perry Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Perry Primary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PerryPerry Primary School
    1500 Sunshine Ave
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6160
    0.4 mi | 517 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • PerryMorningside Elementary School
    1206 Morningside Dr
    PerryGA 31069
    (912)988-6261
    1 mi | 409 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • PerryTucker Elementary School
    1300 Tucker Rd
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6278
    1.2 mi | 380 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • PerryPerry Middle School
    495 Perry Parkway
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6285
    2.6 mi | 849 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PerryKings Chapel Elementary School
    460 Arena Rd
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6273
    4.3 mi | 504 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Houston 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 0.52, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Houston County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.