Beach High School

3001 Hopkins St
Savannah, GA 31405
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 915 students in grades 9-12, Beach High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 915 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : 71% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Beach High School's student population of 915 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
915 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

Beach High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,204 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Beach High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (GA)
#1987 out of 2204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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11%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Beach High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
16%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Beach High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Beach High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
8%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Beach High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
85%
36%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Beach High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
5%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Georgia.
0.27
This chart display the diversity score of Beach High School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
71%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Beach High School and public school graduation rate of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Beach High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beach High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Beach High School's ranking?
Beach High School is ranked #1987 out of 2,204 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Beach High School often compared to?
Beach High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Islands High School, Groves High School, Jenkins High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% GA state average), while 16% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Beach High School?
The graduation rate of Beach High School is 71%, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend Beach High School?
915 students attend Beach High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Beach High School students are Black, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Beach High School?
Beach High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Beach High School offer ?
Beach High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Beach High School part of?
Beach High School is part of Savannah-Chatham County School District.
In what neighborhood is Beach High School located?
Beach High School is located in the Midtown neighborhood of Savannah, GA. There are 9 other public schools located in Midtown.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 915 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : 71% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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