Butler High School

2011 Lumpkin Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Butler High School serves 911 students in grades 9-12.
Butler 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Butler High School's student population of 911 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students911 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Butler High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Butler High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2155 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
88%
37%
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White
6%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.69
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Graduation Rate
74%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Butler High School is Alternative Education Center At Lamar (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dorothy Hains Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Augusta Dorothy Hains Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 608 students
    0.7 miles
    1820 Windsor Spring Rd
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 796-4918
    0.7 PK-5 608
  • Augusta Alternative Education Center At Lamar Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 144 students
    1.1 miles
    970 Baker Ave
    Augusta, GA 30904
    (706) 796-4965
    1.1 6-12 144
  • Augusta Southside Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    1.1 miles
    3310 Old Louisville Rd
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 796-4952
    1.1 PK-5 404
  • Augusta Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center Alternative School
    Grades: 8-9 | 4 students
    1.5 miles
    3485 Mike Padgett Hwy
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 771-7854
    1.5 8-9 4
  • Augusta Augusta Youth Development Campus Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 8-12 | 61 students
    1.5 miles
    3481 Mike Padgett Hwy
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 792-7521
    1.5 8-12 61

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