Toombs County High School

117 East Wesley Ave,

Lyons, GA, 30436-0192

Tel: (912)526-6068
Grades: 9-12

735 students

Toombs County High School serves 735 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Toombs County High School operates within the Toombs County School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 735 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 735 students
Toombs County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Toombs County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Toombs 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 0.60 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 14:1 15:1
Toombs County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Toombs County High School Asian (2002-2012)
Hispanic
22%
12%
Toombs County High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
17%
37%
Toombs County High School Black (1994-2012)
White
57%
44%
Toombs County High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Toombs County High School Sch Ethnicity Toombs 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.
0.60 0.66
Toombs County High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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%
Toombs County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
Toombs County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,977 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name Toombs County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 2,977 3,298
Graduation Rate 60% 66%
Toombs County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $34 MM
Toombs County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM $36 MM
Toombs County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,906 $9,939
Toombs County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,578 $10,367
Toombs 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 Vidalia Comprehensive High School (6.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Toombs County Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lyons Primary School (0.2 miles away)
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