Habersham County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 6,911 students in Habersham County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Habersham County School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Habersham County School District are Demorest Elementary School, Hazel Grove Elementary School and North Habersham Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Habersham County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Habersham 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
14 Schools
2,287 Schools
# Students
6,911 Students
1,758,031 Students
# Teachers
489 Teachers
113,449 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Habersham County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 92% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#41 out of 213 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Habersham County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Habersham 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)
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Habersham 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
92%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Habersham 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
0.53
0.69
# American Indian Students
6 Students
3,420 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
182 Students
72,258 Students
% Asian Students
3%
4%
# Hispanic Students
2,071 Students
273,964 Students
% Hispanic Students
30%
15%
# Black Students
173 Students
643,685 Students
% Black Students
2%
37%
# White Students
4,294 Students
698,626 Students
% White Students
62%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,828 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
184 Students
64,215 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
239
47,240
# Students in K Grade:
542
125,655
# Students in 1st Grade:
501
127,429
# Students in 2nd Grade:
518
129,239
# Students in 3rd Grade:
549
135,262
# Students in 4th Grade:
543
137,629
# Students in 5th Grade:
527
138,229
# Students in 6th Grade:
503
134,151
# Students in 7th Grade:
530
132,265
# Students in 8th Grade:
535
131,774
# Students in 9th Grade:
516
147,166
# Students in 10th Grade:
516
134,733
# Students in 11th Grade:
450
122,480
# Students in 12th Grade:
442
114,779
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,077 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 $12,179 is higher 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
$84 MM
$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Habersham 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
$84 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Habersham 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
$12,077
$12,490
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Habersham 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
$12,179
$12,099
This chart display average spending per public school student in Habersham 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 Habersham County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Demorest Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3116 Demorest Mount Airy Hwy
Demorest, GA 30535
(706) 778-4126
Grades: PK-5
| 489 students
Rank: #22.
Hazel Grove Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6390 Dicks Hill Pkwy
Mount Airy, GA 30563
(706) 754-2942
Grades: K-5
| 241 students
Rank: #33.
North Habersham Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1500 Wall Bridge Rd
Clarkesville, GA 30523
(706) 754-2915
Grades: 6-8
| 582 students
Rank: #44.
Woodville Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
911 Historic Old Highway 441
Clarkesville, GA 30523
(706) 754-4225
Grades: K-5
| 170 students
Rank: #55.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2925 Cannon Bridge Rd
Demorest, GA 30535
(706) 778-2030
Grades: K-5
| 436 students
Rank: #66.
Clarkesville Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6539 Highway 115
Clarkesville, GA 30523
(706) 754-2442
Grades: PK-5
| 447 students
Rank: #77.
South Habersham Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
237 Old Athens Hwy
Cornelia, GA 30531
(706) 778-7121
Grades: 6-8
| 460 students
Rank: #88.
Habersham Central High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2059 State Hwy 197 S
Mount Airy, GA 30563
(706) 778-7161
Grades: 9-12
| 1,378 students
Rank: #99.
Wilbanks Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3115 Demorest Mount Airy Hwy
Demorest, GA 30535
(706) 778-0830
Grades: 6-8
| 514 students
Rank: #1010.
Level Grove Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2525 Level Grove Rd
Cornelia, GA 30531
(706) 778-3087
Grades: PK-5
| 624 students
Rank: #1111.
Baldwin Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
894 Willingham Ave
Baldwin, GA 30511
(706) 778-6435
Grades: PK-5
| 385 students
Rank: #1212.
Cornelia Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
375 Old Cleveland Rd
Cornelia, GA 30531
(706) 778-6526
Grades: PK-5
| 627 students
Rank: #1313.
Habersham Success Academy
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
171 Raider Cir
Mount Airy, GA 30563
(706) 894-3056
Grades: 6-12
| 64 students
9th Grade Academy
Math: 74%
171 Raider Cir
Mount Airy, GA 30563
(706) 778-0830
Grades: 9
| 494 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Habersham County
  • 132 West Stanford Mill Rd, Clarkesville, GA, 30523
  • (706) 754-2118
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,911 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53

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