Turner County High School

Turner County High School serves 394 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Turner County High School operates within the Turner County School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 394 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 394 students
Turner County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Turner County High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Turner County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 14:1 15:1
Turner County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Turner County High School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
58%
37%
Turner County High School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
39%
44%
Turner County High School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Turner County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Turner County 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.
0.52 0.40
Turner County High School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
65%
52%
Turner County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Turner County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,562 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,886 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,781 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Turner County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 1,562 3,197
Turner County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 65% 66%
Turner County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $34 MM
Turner County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM $36 MM
Turner County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,886 $9,939
Turner County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,781 $10,367
Turner 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 Turner County Specialty School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Turner County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Turner County Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AshburnTurner County Middle School
    316 Lamar St
    AshburnGA 31714
    (229)567-4343
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 362 students                      
  • AshburnTurner County Elementary School
    705 Hudson Ave
    AshburnGA 31714
    (229)567-2461
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 675 students                      
  • AshburnTurner County Specialty School
    Alternative School
    330 Gilmore St
    AshburnGA 31714
    (229)567-3412
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 131 students                      
  • SylvesterWorth County High School
    406 West King St
    SylvesterGA 31791
    (229)776-8625
    16.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 949 students                      
  • SylvesterWorth County Elementary School
    1401 North Isabella St
    SylvesterGA 31791
    (229)776-8605
    16.4 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 705 students                      

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