Hiram High School

Hiram High School serves 1,607 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Hiram High School operates within the Paulding County School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1607 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,607 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 19:1 15:1
Hispanic
8%
13%
Black
36%
37%
White
52%
44%
Two or more races
4%
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.
0.60 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.
36%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,078 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Paulding County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
5
Number of Students Managed 31,078 3,197
Graduation Rate 72% 66%
District Total Revenue $279 MM $34 MM
District Spending $311 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,009 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,133 $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 Paulding County High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P. B. Ritch Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hiram Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HiramHiram Elementary School
    200 Seaboard Ave
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)443-3392
    1 mi | 626 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HiramSam D. Panter Elementary School
    190 Panter School Rd
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)443-4303
    1.2 mi | 600 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HiramMcgarity Elementary School
    262 Rakestraw Mill Rd
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)445-9007
    2.1 mi | 579 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DallasP. B. Ritch Middle School
    60 Old Country Trail
    DallasGA 30157
    (770)443-8000
    2.5 mi | 522 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Powder SpringsBessie L. Baggett Elementary School
    948 Williams Lake Rd
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (678)460-1570
    3.1 mi | 676 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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