Hiram High School

Hiram High School serves 1,669 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% 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 1669 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,669 students
Hiram High School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Hiram High School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Hiram High School 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 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Hiram High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Hiram High School Asian (2005-2012)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Hiram High School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
32%
37%
Hiram High School Black (2000-2012)
White
53%
44%
Hiram High School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hiram High School Sch Ethnicity Hiram 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.
0.61 0.83
Hiram High School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
36%
51%
Hiram High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Hiram High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,237 students has stayed relatively flat 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
33
6
Number of Students Managed 28,237 3,449
Paulding County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 72% 66%
Paulding County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $279 MM $34 MM
Paulding County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $311 MM $36 MM
Paulding County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,009 $9,939
Paulding County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,133 $10,367
Paulding 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 Paulding County High School (3.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is J. A. Dobbins Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hiram Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hiram Hiram Elementary School
    200 Seaboard Ave
    Hiram , GA , 30141
    (770)443-3392
    1  mi  |  616  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hiram Sam D. Panter Elementary School
    190 Panter School Rd
    Hiram , GA , 30141
    (770)443-4303
    1.2  mi  |  617  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Hiram Mcgarity Elementary School
    262 Rakestraw Mill Rd
    Hiram , GA , 30141
    (770)445-9007
    2.1  mi  |  577  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Powder Springs Bessie L. Baggett Elementary School
    948 Williams Lake Rd
    Powder Springs , GA , 30127
    (678)460-1570
    3.1  mi  |  566  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Powder Springs J. A. Dobbins Middle School
    637 Williams Lake Rd
    Powder Springs , GA , 30127
    (770)443-4835
    3.1  mi  |  885  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Paulding 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 0.47, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.83. The most diverse school district in Paulding County is Paulding County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.