Chattooga High School

  • Chattooga High School serves 786 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Chattooga High School operates within the Chattooga County School District.
  • Chattooga County School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 786 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 786 students
Chattooga High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Chattooga High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Chattooga High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Chattooga High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less 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 17:1 16:1
Chattooga High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Chattooga High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
7%
37%
Chattooga High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
81%
42%
Chattooga High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Chattooga High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Chattooga High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Chattooga 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.
0.34 0.41
Chattooga High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
60%
57%
Chattooga High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
10%
6%
Chattooga High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Chattooga County School District's student population of 2,834 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,916 in this district is less than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,144 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Chattooga County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 2,834 3,306
Chattooga County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 59% 69%
Chattooga County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $33 MM
Chattooga County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $29 MM $33 MM
Chattooga County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,916 $10,007
Chattooga County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,144 $9,869
Chattooga 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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5  12/18/2013
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