Academy Of Richmond County High School

  • Academy Of Richmond County High School serves 1,339 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Academy Of Richmond County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 59%.

Top Placements

Academy Of Richmond County High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Academy Of Richmond County High School's student population of 1,339 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy Of Richmond County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy Of Richmond County High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank
66%
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
78%
37%
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White
12%
41%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.380.41
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Graduation Rate
85%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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