Elbert County High School

600 Abernathy Cir
Elberton, GA 30635
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Elbert County High School serves 811 students in grades 9-12.
Elbert County 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 20-24% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Elbert County High School's student population of 811 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students811 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Elbert County 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 Elbert County High School is 0.60, 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
#1559 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
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Black
32%
37%
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White
54%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.69
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Graduation Rate
82%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElbert County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elbert County High School is Calhoun Falls Charter School (16.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elbert County Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elbert County Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elberton Elbert County Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-4 | 736 students
    0.8 miles
    1150 Athens Tech Rd
    Elberton, GA 30635
    (706) 213-4600
    0.8 2-4 736
  • Elberton Elbert County Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 872 students
    0.8 miles
    1108 Athens Tech Rd
    Elberton, GA 30635
    (706) 213-4200
    0.8 5-8 872
  • Elberton Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 172 students
    1.8 miles
    373 Campbell St
    Elberton, GA 30635
    (706) 213-4400
    1.8 PK 172
  • Elberton Elbert County Primary School
    Grades: K-1 | 465 students
    2.6 miles
    1019 Falling Creek Dr
    Elberton, GA 30635
    (706) 213-4700
    2.6 K-1 465
  • Comer Comer Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
    14.3 miles
    565 Gholston St
    Comer, GA 30629
    (706) 783-2797
    14.3 PK-5 418

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