Bacon County High School

  • Bacon County High School serves 560 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Bacon County High School operates within the Bacon County School District.
  • Bacon County School District's 70% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 560 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 560 students
Bacon County High School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender % Bacon County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Bacon County High School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by Grade Bacon County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Bacon County High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Bacon County High School Asian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
7%
14%
Bacon County High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
18%
37%
Bacon County High School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
74%
42%
Bacon County High School White Students (2003-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Bacon County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Bacon County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Bacon 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.
0.42 0.41
Bacon County High School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
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.
46%
57%
Bacon County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Bacon County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bacon County School District's student population of 2,128 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 92% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,251 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,857 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has grown by 79% over four years.
School District Name Bacon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 2,128 3,306
Bacon County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 69%
Bacon County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $33 MM
Bacon County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $35 MM $33 MM
Bacon County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,251 $10,007
Bacon County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,857 $9,869
Bacon County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • AlmaBacon County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 460 students
    0 miles
    1188 Us Hwy 1s
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4662
    06-8460
  • AlmaBacon County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 487 students
    1 miles
    523 E 16th St
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4133
    13-5487
  • AlmaBacon County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 621 students
    1.1 miles
    251 Cumberland Rd
    AlmaGA 31510
    (912)632-4765
    1.1PK-2621
  • NichollsNicholls Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
    10.6 miles
    P.o. Box 368
    NichollsGA 31554
    (912)345-2429
    10.6PK-5342
  • SurrencyFourth District Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 174 students
    13.6 miles
    13396 Blackshear Hwy
    SurrencyGA 31563
    (912)367-3250
    13.6PK-5174

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