Wilkinson County High School

Wilkinson County High School serves 421 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Wilkinson County High School operates within the Wilkinson County School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is higher 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 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 421 students
Wilkinson County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Wilkinson County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wilkinson County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 13:1 15:1
Wilkinson County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Wilkinson County High School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
66%
37%
Wilkinson County High School Black (1994-2012)
White
31%
44%
Wilkinson County High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wilkinson County High School Sch Ethnicity Wilkinson 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.
0.47 0.83
Wilkinson 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.
73%
51%
Wilkinson 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.
7%
7%
Wilkinson County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,605 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Wilkinson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 1,605 3,449
Wilkinson County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 67% 66%
Wilkinson County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $34 MM
Wilkinson County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $36 MM
Wilkinson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,731 $9,939
Wilkinson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,614 $10,367
Wilkinson 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 Twiggs County High School (12.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wilkinson County Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilkinson County Primary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mc Intyre Wilkinson County Middle School
    11471 Ga Hwy 57
    Mc Intyre , GA , 31054
    (478)946-2541
    1.6  mi  |  350  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Irwinton Wilkinson County Elementary School
    207 West Main St
    Irwinton , GA , 31042
    (478)946-5527
    2.4  mi  |  357  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Irwinton Wilkinson County Primary School
    207 West Main St
    Irwinton , GA , 31042
    (478)946-2161
    2.4  mi  |  477  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Jeffersonville Twiggs County High School
    375 Watson Dr
    Jeffersonville , GA , 31044
    (478)945-3112
    12.8  mi  |  281  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jeffersonville Twiggs Middle School
    375 Watson Dr
    Jeffersonville , GA , 31044
    (478)945-3113
    12.8  mi  |  265  students  |  Gr.  5-8

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