Worth County High School

Worth County High School serves 942 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Worth County High School operates within the Worth County School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 942 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 942 students
Worth County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Worth County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Worth County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Worth County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 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 16:1 16:1
Worth County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
39%
37%
Worth County High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
58%
43%
Worth County High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Worth County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Worth 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
Worth County High School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
56%
56%
Worth County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
6%
6%
Worth County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,403 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,304 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,754 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Worth County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 3,403 3,213
Worth County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 69%
Worth County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $36 MM
Worth County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $35 MM $34 MM
Worth County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,304 $10,365
Worth County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,754 $9,935
Worth 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 Dougherty Comprehensive High School (15.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Worth County Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Worth County Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SylvesterWorth County Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 684 students1401 North Isabella St
    SylvesterGA 31791
    (229)776-8605
    0.53-5684
  • SylvesterWorth County Middle School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 779 students1305 North Isabella St
    SylvesterGA 31791
    (229)776-8620
    0.66-8779
  • SylvesterWorth County Primary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 998 students1304 North Isabella St
    SylvesterGA 31791
    (229)776-8660
    0.6PK-2998
  • AlbanyInternational Studies Elementary Charter School
    Charter School
    15.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 433 students2237 Cutts Dr
    AlbanyGA 31705
    (229)431-3384
    15.2KG-5433
  • AlbanyTurner Elementary School
    15.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 525 students2001 Leonard Ave
    AlbanyGA 31705
    (229)431-3406
    15.4PK-5525

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