Jordan Vocational High School

Jordan Vocational High School serves 773 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Jordan Vocational High School operates within the Muscogee County School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 773 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 773 students
Jordan Vocational High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Jordan Vocational High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Jordan Vocational High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 11:1 15:1
Jordan Vocational High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Jordan Vocational High School Asian (1998-2011)
Hispanic
5%
12%
Jordan Vocational High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
57%
37%
Jordan Vocational High School Black (1994-2012)
White
33%
44%
Jordan Vocational High School White (1994-2012)
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.
0.57 0.40
Jordan Vocational 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.
86%
51%
Jordan Vocational 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.
11%
7%
Jordan Vocational High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Muscogee County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
6
Number of Students Managed 33,641 3,449
Muscogee County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 65% 66%
Muscogee County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $356 MM $34 MM
Muscogee County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $355 MM $36 MM
Muscogee County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,936 $9,939
Muscogee County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,891 $10,367
Muscogee 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 Columbus High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arnold Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Johnson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • ColumbusJohnson Elementary School
    3700 Woodlawn Ave
    ColumbusGA 31904
    (706)748-2795
    0.4 mi | 328 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ColumbusHannan Elementary School
    1338 Talbotton Rd
    ColumbusGA 31901
    (706)748-2744
    0.4 mi | 487 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ColumbusWoodall Psychoeducational Center
    Special Education School
    4312 Harrison Ave
    ColumbusGA 31904
    (706)748-3166
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • ColumbusSt. Elmo Center For Gifted Education
    Special Education School
    2101 18th Ave
    ColumbusGA 31901
    (706)748-3115
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • ColumbusFox Elementary School
    600 38th St
    ColumbusGA 31904
    (706)748-2723
    0.8 mi | 360 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Columbus, 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 0.38. The most diverse school in Columbus is Gables Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.