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 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,607 students
Hiram High School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Hiram High School Total Teachers (2000-2013)
Students by Grade Hiram High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 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
Hiram High School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2013)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Hiram High School Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
36%
37%
Hiram High School Black Students (2000-2013)
White
52%
44%
Hiram High School White Students (2000-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Hiram High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Hiram High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Hiram High School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
36%
52%
Hiram High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Hiram High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,078 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,009 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,133 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Paulding County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
5
Number of Students Managed 31,078 3,197
Paulding County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 72% 66%
Paulding County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $279 MM $34 MM
Paulding County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $311 MM $36 MM
Paulding County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,009 $9,939
Paulding County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,133 $10,367
Paulding County School District 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 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 Grades Students
  • HiramHiram Elementary School
    200 Seaboard Ave
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)443-3392
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 626 students                      
  • HiramSam D. Panter Elementary School
    190 Panter School Rd
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)443-4303
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 600 students                      
  • HiramMcgarity Elementary School
    262 Rakestraw Mill Rd
    HiramGA 30141
    (770)445-9007
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 579 students                      
  • DallasP. B. Ritch Middle School
    60 Old Country Trail
    DallasGA 30157
    (770)443-8000
    2.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 522 students                      
  • Powder SpringsBessie L. Baggett Elementary School
    948 Williams Lake Rd
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (678)460-1570
    3.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 676 students                      

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