Dutchtown High School

Dutchtown High School serves 1,458 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Dutchtown High School operates within the Henry County School District.
Henry County School District's 80% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 1458 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,458 students
Dutchtown High School Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Dutchtown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Dutchtown High School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Dutchtown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Dutchtown High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Asian
8%
4%
Dutchtown High School Asian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Dutchtown High School Black Students (2005-2013)
Black
70%
37%
Dutchtown High School Black Students (2005-2013)
White
13%
43%
Dutchtown High School White Students (2005-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Dutchtown High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.49 0.40
Dutchtown High School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
36%
56%
Dutchtown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
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%
Dutchtown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2014)

District Comparison

Henry County School District's student population of 40,720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 72% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,204 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 $9,375 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
5
Number of Students Managed 40,720 3,213
Henry County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 69%
Henry County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $418 MM $36 MM
Henry County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $384 MM $34 MM
Henry County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,204 $10,365
Henry County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,375 $9,935
Henry County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Eagle's Landing High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dutchtown Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dutchtown Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HamptonDutchtown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 647 students
    0 miles
    159 Mitchell Rd
    HamptonGA 30228
    (770)471-0844
    0PK-5647
  • HamptonDutchtown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1033 students
    0 miles
    155 Mitchell Rd
    HamptonGA 30228
    (770)515-7500
    06-81033
  • StockbridgePate's Creek Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 675 students
    2.1 miles
    1309 Jodeco Rd
    StockbridgeGA 30281
    (770)389-8819
    2.1PK-5675
  • HamptonMount Carmel Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 591 students
    2.2 miles
    2450 Mount Carmel Rd
    HamptonGA 30228
    (770)897-9799
    2.2PK-5591
  • McdonoughEagle's Landing Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 856 students
    3.1 miles
    295 Tunis Rd
    McdonoughGA 30253
    (770)914-8189
    3.16-8856

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5.0  8/16/2010
This school has proven to be a beacon of light in Henry county. The quality of academis that my child has received are dynamic. The teachers go the extra mile to make parent contact. To be specific, Ms. Heusal a wonderful teacher of Chemistry would call and advise me of my daughters progress. Further the music program is beyond reproach. Where can you child go to public school and experience a choral teacher with a terminal degree who actually helps the kids pass high school. The ROTC program is the best in the nation. Major Beavers and her team take care and time to really help the kids understand all of the required elements. The facilities are clean. I am a fan of DHS! The teachers not only work by day but also by night and afterschool. My child is happy there!
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2.0  3/30/2009
The climate in this school reflects the penial system with tough rules and regulations. Parents are not welcomed and the administration lacks true interest in the students overall performance. Facilities are nice. I would not recommend this school!!!!!
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