Habersham County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 2,049 students in Habersham County School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in Georgia.
Public High Schools in Habersham County School District have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Georgia public high school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Habersham County School District are Habersham Central High School, Habersham Success Academy and Habersham Ninth Grade Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Habersham County School District have a Graduation Rate of 92%, which is more than the Georgia average of 83%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Habersham Central High School, with 92% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Georgia or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Georgia public high 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
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
3 Schools
515 Schools
# Students
2,049 Students
557,822 Students
# Teachers
123 Teachers
32,701 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Habersham County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 192 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 2020-2021 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
0.54
0.69
# American Indian Students
2 Students
1,032 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
61 Students
24,587 Students
% Asian Students
3%
4%
# Hispanic Students
650 Students
89,871 Students
% Hispanic Students
32%
16%
# Black Students
47 Students
200,678 Students
% Black Students
2%
36%
# White Students
1,238 Students
220,742 Students
% White Students
60%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
616 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
51 Students
19,808 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
415
# Students in K Grade:
-
1,293
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
1,379
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
1,421
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
1,622
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
1,733
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
2,231
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
3,962
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
4,674
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
7,638
# Students in 9th Grade:
519
148,134
# Students in 10th Grade:
559
139,347
# Students in 11th Grade:
513
125,513
# Students in 12th Grade:
458
118,460
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,197 is higher than the state median of $12,105. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,300 is higher than the state median of $12,237. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$84 MM
$37 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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,197
$12,105
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,300
$12,237
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Habersham County School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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
| 1,499 students
Rank: #22.
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: 9-12
| 43 students
Rank: n/an/a
Habersham Ninth Grade Academy
Math: 74%
171 Raider Cir
Mount Airy, GA 30563
(706) 778-0830
Grades: 9
| 507 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Habersham County School District
  • 132 West Stanford Mill Rd, Clarkesville, GA, 30523
  • (706) 754-2118
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,049 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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