Barrow County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 13,802 students in Barrow County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Barrow County School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Barrow County School District are Bramlett Elementary School, Yargo Elementary School and County Line Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Barrow County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Barrow County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Barrow County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
15 Schools
2,292 Schools
# Students
13,802 Students
1,760,446 Students
# Teachers
917 Teachers
113,622 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Barrow County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 211 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#69 out of 213 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Barrow County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barrow County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barrow County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Barrow County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.69
# American Indian Students
31 Students
3,424 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
656 Students
72,284 Students
% Asian Students
5%
4%
# Hispanic Students
2,548 Students
274,200 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
15%
# Black Students
1,774 Students
644,823 Students
% Black Students
13%
37%
# White Students
8,061 Students
699,527 Students
% White Students
58%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
1,837 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
726 Students
64,316 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
451
47,341
# Students in K Grade:
1,036
125,814
# Students in 1st Grade:
981
127,621
# Students in 2nd Grade:
986
129,422
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,067
135,456
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,060
137,809
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,134
138,417
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,111
134,456
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,112
132,547
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,041
132,085
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,120
147,248
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,026
134,824
# Students in 11th Grade:
890
122,538
# Students in 12th Grade:
787
114,868
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,218 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,490. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,474 is less than the state median of $12,099. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$155 MM
$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Barrow County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$145 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Barrow County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,218
$12,490
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Barrow County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,474
$12,099
This chart display average spending per public school student in Barrow County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Barrow County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bramlett Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
622 Freeman Brock Rd
Auburn, GA 30011
(770) 307-1627
Grades: PK-5
| 733 students
Rank: #22.
Yargo Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1000 Haymon Morris Rd
Winder, GA 30680
(770) 867-1147
Grades: PK-5
| 839 students
Rank: #33.
County Line Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
334 Rockwell Church Rd Nw
Winder, GA 30680
(770) 867-2902
Grades: PK-5
| 568 students
Rank: #44.
Bethlehem Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
47 Mcelhannon Rd Sw
Bethlehem, GA 30620
(770) 867-2238
Grades: PK-5
| 763 students
Rank: #55.
Holsenbeck Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
445 Holsenbeck School Rd
Winder, GA 30680
(770) 307-1540
Grades: PK-5
| 745 students
Rank: #66.
Bear Creek Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
228 Jefferson St
Statham, GA 30666
(770) 867-2116
Grades: 6-8
| 757 students
Rank: #77.
Kennedy Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
200 Matthews School Rd
Winder, GA 30680
(770) 867-3182
Grades: PK-5
| 813 students
Rank: #88.
Russell Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
364 W Candler St
Winder, GA 30680
(770) 867-8181
Grades: 6-8
| 934 students
Rank: #99.
Haymon-morris Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1008 Haymon Morris Rd
Winder, GA 30680
(678) 963-0602
Grades: 6-8
| 810 students
Rank: #1010.
Apalachee High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
940 Haymon Morris Rd
Winder, GA 30680
(770) 586-5111
Grades: 9-12
| 1,811 students
Rank: #1111.
Statham Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1970 Broad St
Statham, GA 30666
(770) 725-7112
Grades: PK-5
| 835 students
Rank: #1212.
Winder Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
194 Mcneal Rd
Winder, GA 30680
(678) 425-2194
Grades: PK-5
| 659 students
Rank: #1313.
Auburn Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1334 6th Ave
Auburn, GA 30011
(770) 963-7887
Grades: PK-5
| 760 students
Rank: #1414.
Winder-barrow High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
272 N 5th Ave
Winder, GA 30680
(770) 867-4519
Grades: 9-12
| 2,012 students
Rank: #1515.
Westside Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
240 Matthews School Rd
Winder, GA 30680
(770) 307-2972
Grades: 6-8
| 763 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Barrow County
  • 106 Church St, Winder, GA, 30680
  • (770) 867-4527
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 13,802 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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