Cross Creek High School

Cross Creek High School serves 1,256 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Cross Creek High School operates within the Richmond County School District.
The school district's 53% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1256 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,256 students
Cross Creek High School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Cross Creek High School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Cross Creek High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Cross Creek High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Cross Creek High School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Cross Creek High School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
61%
37%
Cross Creek High School Black (2000-2012)
White
32%
44%
Cross Creek High School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Cross Creek High School Sch Ethnicity Cross Creek 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.
0.53 0.66
Cross Creek 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.
51%
51%
Cross Creek 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.
7%
7%
Cross Creek High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,075 students has grown by 7072% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Richmond County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
5
Number of Students Managed 35,075 3,298
Richmond County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 53% 66%
Richmond County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $347 MM $34 MM
Richmond County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $343 MM $36 MM
Richmond County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $709,810 $9,939
Richmond County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $701,687 $10,367
Richmond 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 Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center (3.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pine Hill Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Goshen Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Augusta Goshen Elementary School
    4040 Old Waynesboro Rd
    Augusta , GA , 30906
    (706)796-4646
    1.6  mi  |  487  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Augusta Gracewood Elementary School
    2032 Tobacco Rd
    Augusta , GA , 30906
    (706)796-4969
    1.9  mi  |  445  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hephzibah Pine Hill Middle School
    2147 Mcelmurray Rd
    Hephzibah , GA , 30815
    (706)592-2730
    3.2  mi  |  621  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Augusta Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    3485 Mike Padgett Hwy
    Augusta , GA , 30906
    (706)771-7854
    Alternative School
    3.3  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Augusta Augusta Youth Development Campus High School
    Alternative School
    3481 Mike Padgett Hwy
    Augusta , GA , 30906
    (706)792-7521
    Alternative School
    3.3  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  7-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 23, 2014 - The best decision that l made was to have my son attend this school. You have a leader that know the students name and will call a parent about a student. Dr. Moore have no problem in giving his personal cell phone number to the parents. The school has a great parents support group. That speak more about the Leadership at the school - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended April 18, 2011 - best experiance of my life. Great staff and students!! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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