Appling County High School

  • Appling County High School serves 1,005 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Appling County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Appling County High School's student population of 1,005 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,005 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Appling County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Appling County High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#825 out of 2185 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
13%
16%
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Black
21%
37%
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White
64%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Appling County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.530.68
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Graduation Rate
83%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAppling County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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