Habersham County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 1,592 students in Habersham County School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public middle schools in Georgia.
Public Middle Schools in Habersham County School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Georgia public middle school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Habersham County School District are North Habersham Middle School, South Habersham Middle School and Hilliard A. Wilbanks Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Georgia public middle school average of 63% (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
620 Schools
# Students
1,592 Students
466,370 Students
# Teachers
122 Teachers
30,483 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Habersham County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 199 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
0.53
0.70
# American Indian Students
1 Student
887 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
36 Students
18,958 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# Hispanic Students
480 Students
76,772 Students
% Hispanic Students
30%
17%
# Black Students
50 Students
177,531 Students
% Black Students
3%
38%
# White Students
978 Students
172,021 Students
% White Students
62%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
523 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
47 Students
18,926 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
926
# Students in K Grade:
-
4,778
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
5,058
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
5,003
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
5,249
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
5,626
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
7,798
# Students in 6th Grade:
520
129,088
# Students in 7th Grade:
552
138,253
# Students in 8th Grade:
520
139,837
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
8,212
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
6,692
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
5,264
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
4,586
# 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 Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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
| 594 students
Rank: #22.
South Habersham Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
237 Old Athens Hwy
Cornelia, GA 30531
(706) 778-7121
Grades: 6-8
| 458 students
Rank: #33.
Hilliard A. 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
| 540 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: 1,592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • 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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