Southeast Whitfield County High School

Southeast Whitfield County High School serves 1,336 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Southeast Whitfield County High School operates within the Whitfield County School District.
Whitfield County School District's 78% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1336 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,336 students
Southeast Whitfield County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Southeast Whitfield County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Southeast Whitfield County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Southeast Whitfield County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 15:1 16:1
Southeast Whitfield County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
55%
13%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
1%
37%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
42%
43%
Southeast Whitfield County High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Southeast Whitfield County 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.
0.53 0.67
Southeast Whitfield County High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
63%
56%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
11%
6%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Whitfield County School District's student population of 13,259 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 60% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,011 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Whitfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
5
Number of Students Managed 13,259 3,213
Whitfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 69%
Whitfield County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $134 MM n/a
Whitfield County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $139 MM n/a
Whitfield County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,011 n/a
Whitfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,414 n/a
Whitfield 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 Phoenix High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eastbrook Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Antioch Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DaltonAntioch Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 579 students
    0.4 miles
    1819 Riverbend Rd
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)278-7550
    0.4PK-5579
  • DaltonEastbrook Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 671 students
    2.2 miles
    1382 Eastbrook Rd Se
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)278-6135
    2.26-8671
  • DaltonEastside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
    3 miles
    102 Hill Rd
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)278-3074
    3PK-5563
  • DaltonPhoenix High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 168 students
    3.1 miles
    2300 Maddox Chapel Rd Ne
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)876-3600
    3.19-12168
  • DaltonBrookwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 648 students
    3.4 miles
    501 Central Ave
    DaltonGA 30720
    (706)278-9202
    3.4PK-5648

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