Manchester High School

405 North 5th Ave

Manchester, GA 31816-2056

Grades: 9-12

495 students

Manchester High School serves 495 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Manchester High School operates within the Meriwether County School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 495 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 495 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 18:1 15:1
Black
56%
37%
White
43%
44%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.40
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.
63%
52%
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.
15%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,197 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Meriwether County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,197 3,197
Graduation Rate 63% 66%
District Total Revenue $38 MM $34 MM
District Spending $39 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,016 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,337 $10,367
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 Warm Springs School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Manchester Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ManchesterManchester Middle School
    231 West Perry St
    ManchesterGA 31816
    (706)846-2846
    0.5 mi | 403 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ManchesterMountain View Elementary School
    2600 Judson Bulloch Rd
    ManchesterGA 31816
    (706)655-3969
    1.6 mi | 810 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Warm SpringsWarm Springs School
    675 Ga Hwy 190
    Warm SpringsGA 31830
    (706)655-5900
    4.3 mi | 89 students | Gr. 12                      
  • Warm SpringsGood Sheperd Therapeutic Center
    390 Bar Best Ranch Rd
    Warm SpringsGA 31830
    (706)655-2354
    5.4 mi | 8 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WoodburyGeorge E. Washington Elementary School
    18425 Main St
    WoodburyGA 30293
    (706)553-3951
    9 mi | 401 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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