Towns County High School

Towns County High School serves 366 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Towns County High School operates within the Towns County School District.
The school district's 33% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 366 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 366 students
Towns County High School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Towns County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Towns County High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Towns County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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 15:1 16:1
Towns County High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Towns County High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
97%
43%
Towns County High School White Students (2004-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Towns County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Towns 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.
0.06 0.40
Towns County High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
42%
56%
Towns County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
9%
6%
Towns County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,082 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 33% has decreased from 41% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,166 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,305 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 42% over four years.
School District Name Towns County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,082 3,213
Towns County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 33% 69%
Towns County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $36 MM
Towns County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $14 MM $34 MM
Towns County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,166 $10,365
Towns County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,305 $9,935
Towns 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 Hayesville High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Towns County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Towns County Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HiawasseeTowns County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 268 students1400 Hwy 76 East
    HiawasseeGA 30546
    (706)896-4131
    06-8268
  • HiawasseeTowns County Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 448 students1150 Konahetah Rd
    HiawasseeGA 30546
    (706)896-4131
    0.2PK-5448
  • HayesvilleHayesville High School
    8.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 361 students205 Yellow Jacket Dr
    HayesvilleNC 28904
    (828)389-6532
    8.79-12361
  • HayesvilleHayesville Middle School
    8.7 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 451 students135 School Dr
    HayesvilleNC 28904
    (828)389-9924
    8.75-8451
  • HayesvilleHayesville Elementary School
    8.8 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 507 students72 Elementary School Dr
    HayesvilleNC 28904
    (828)389-8586
    8.8PK-4507

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