Claxton High School

  • Claxton High School serves 419 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Claxton High School operates within the Evans County School District.
  • Evans County School District's 56% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 419 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students419 students
Claxton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Claxton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Claxton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeClaxton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Claxton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Claxton High School Asian Students (1999-2013)
Hispanic
17%
14%
Claxton High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
35%
37%
Claxton High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
47%
42%
Claxton High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Claxton High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsClaxton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA 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.
0.630.67
Claxton High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
98%
57%
Claxton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Claxton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Evans County School District's student population of 1,904 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 56% has increased from 54% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,103 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,843 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameEvans County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed1,9043,306
Evans County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate56%69%
Evans County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$19 MM$36 MM
Evans County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$17 MM$34 MM
Evans County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,103$10,365
Evans County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,843$9,935
Evans County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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