South Paulding High School

South Paulding High School serves 1,723 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
South Paulding High School operates within the Paulding County School District.
Paulding County School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1723 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,723 students
South Paulding High School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % South Paulding High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
South Paulding High School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade South Paulding High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 16:1
South Paulding High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Hispanic
6%
13%
South Paulding High School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
19%
37%
South Paulding High School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
72%
43%
South Paulding High School White Students (2007-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
South Paulding High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.45 0.67
South Paulding High School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
31%
56%
South Paulding High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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%
6%
South Paulding High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Paulding County School District's student population of 28,434 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 66% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,406 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Paulding County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
5
Number of Students Managed 28,434 3,213
Paulding County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 69%
Paulding County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $268 MM n/a
Paulding County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $289 MM n/a
Paulding County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,406 n/a
Paulding County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,154 n/a
Paulding County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is New Manchester High School (5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Irma C. Austin Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Connie Dugan Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • DouglasvilleConnie Dugan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 765 students
    0 miles
    1362 Winn Rd
    DouglasvilleGA 30134
    (770)949-5261
    0PK-5765
  • DouglasvilleIrma C. Austin Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 866 students
    1.7 miles
    3490 Ridge Rd
    DouglasvilleGA 30134
    (770)942-0316
    1.76-8866
  • DallasNebo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 794 students
    3 miles
    2843 Nebo Rd
    DallasGA 30157
    (770)443-8777
    3PK-5794
  • DallasSouth Paulding Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 522 students
    3.2 miles
    592 Nebo Rd
    DallasGA 30157
    (770)445-8500
    3.26-8522
  • DouglasvilleNorth Douglas Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 648 students
    3.3 miles
    1630 Dorris Rd
    DouglasvilleGA 30134
    (770)651-4800
    3.3PK-5648

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