Fayette County High School

  • Fayette County High School serves 1,359 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
  • Fayette County High School operates within the Fayette County School District.
  • Fayette County School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1359 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,359 students
Fayette County High School Total Students (1998-2016)
Gender %Fayette County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
Fayette County High School Total Teachers (1998-2016)
Students by GradeFayette County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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 Ratio16:116:1
Fayette County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2016)
Asian
5%
4%
Fayette County High School Asian Students (1998-2016)
Hispanic
10%
15%
Fayette County High School Black Students (1998-2016)
Black
59%
37%
Fayette County High School Black Students (1998-2016)
White
20%
41%
Fayette County High School White Students (1998-2016)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Fayette County High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFayette County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.41
Fayette County High School Diversity Score (1998-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
57%
Fayette County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
Fayette County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Fayette County School District's student population of 20,088 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,844 is higher than the state average of $9,937. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,039 is higher than the state average of $9,903. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameFayette County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
5
Number of Students Managed20,0883,295
Fayette County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate89%69%
Fayette County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2016)
District Total Revenue$240 MM$33 MM
Fayette County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$204 MM$33 MM
Fayette County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,844$9,937
Fayette County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,039$9,903
Fayette County School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fayetteville Spring Hill Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 720 students
    0.6 miles
    100 Bradford Sq
    Fayetteville, GA 30215
    (770)460-3432
    0.6 PK-5 720
  • Fayetteville Fayetteville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
    1 miles
    490 Hood Ave
    Fayetteville, GA 30214
    (770)460-3560
    1 PK-5 478
  • Fayetteville Bennett's Mill Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 965 students
    3 miles
    210 Lester Rd
    Fayetteville, GA 30215
    (770)716-3982
    3 6-8 965
  • Fayetteville Cleveland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
    3.1 miles
    190 Lester Rd
    Fayetteville, GA 30215
    (770)716-3905
    3.1 PK-5 497
  • Fayetteville River's Edge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
    4 miles
    205 Northbridge Rd
    Fayetteville, GA 30215
    (770)460-2340
    4 PK-5 634

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Did You Know?
Georgia public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Georgia is Gwinnett County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.