Telfair County High School

Telfair County High School serves 421 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower 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%.
Telfair County High School operates within the Telfair County School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 421 students
Telfair County High School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Telfair County High School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade Telfair County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 14:1 15:1
Telfair County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Telfair County High School Asian (2001-2008)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Telfair County High School Hispanic (2004-2009)
Black
45%
37%
Telfair County High School Black (2001-2012)
White
52%
44%
Telfair County High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Telfair County High School Sch Ethnicity Telfair County 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 0.83
Telfair County High School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
63%
51%
Telfair County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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%
Telfair County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,744 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name Telfair County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
6
Number of Students Managed 1,744 3,449
Telfair County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 65% 66%
Telfair County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $34 MM
Telfair County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $17 MM $36 MM
Telfair County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,171 $9,939
Telfair County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,676 $10,367
Telfair 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 Milan Ydc High School (8.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Telfair County Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Telfair County Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mc Rae Telfair County Middle School
    3 West Hwy 280
    Mc Rae , GA , 31055
    (229)868-7465
    1  mi  |  381  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mc Rae Telfair County Elementary School
    532 East Oak St
    Mc Rae , GA , 31055
    (229)868-7483
    1.8  mi  |  942  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Milan Milan Ydc High School
    Special Education School
    26 Pinckerton St
    Milan , GA , 31060
    (229)362-4344
    Special Education School
    8.9  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Alamo Wheeler County Elementary School
    63 South Commerce Rd
    Alamo , GA , 30411
    (912)568-7159
    10.6  mi  |  532  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Alamo Wheeler County High School
    50 Snowhill Rd
    Alamo , GA , 30411
    (912)568-7166
    10.8  mi  |  469  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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