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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 5,294 students in Harris County School District. Harris County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Harris County School District are New Mountain Hill Elementary School, Harris County High School and Pine Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Harris County School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameHarris County School District
School District Phone Number(706) 628-4206
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools7 Schools2,308 Schools
# of Students5,294 Students1,769,210 Students
# of Teachers320 Teachers114,273 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1

District Comparison

Harris County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 212 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#29 out of 213 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Harris County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harris 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harris 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Harris County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.430.69
# of American Indian Students9 Students3,436 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students30 Students72,418 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students281 Students275,620 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
15%
# of Black Students835 Students648,963 Students
% Black Students
16%
37%
# of White Students3,892 Students701,418 Students
% White Students
73%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students245 Students64,620 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:24347,726
# of Students in Kindergarten:333126,576
# of Students in 1st Grade:354128,341
# of Students in 2nd Grade:353130,157
# of Students in 3rd Grade:377136,073
# of Students in 4th Grade:367138,416
# of Students in 5th Grade:408139,307
# of Students in 6th Grade:378135,314
# of Students in 7th Grade:402132,875
# of Students in 8th Grade:388132,423
# of Students in 9th Grade:482147,685
# of Students in 10th Grade:408135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:383123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:418115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,735 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,496. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,389 is less than the state median of $11,705. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$57 MM$36 MM
This chart display total revenue of Harris County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$55 MM$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Harris County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,735$11,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Harris County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,389$11,705
This chart display average spending per public school student in Harris County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Harris County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    New Mountain Hill Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    33 Mountain Hill Rd
    Fortson, GA 31808
    (706) 323-1144

    Grades: PK-4 | 493 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Harris County High School Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8281 Ga Highway 116
    Hamilton, GA 31811
    (706) 628-4278

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,691 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Pine Ridge Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    15750 Ga Highway 315
    Ellerslie, GA 31807
    (706) 568-6578

    Grades: PK-4 | 534 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Harris County Carver Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11696 Us Highway 27 E
    Hamilton, GA 31811
    (706) 628-4951

    Grades: 7-8 | 790 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Mulberry Creek Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    8405 Ga Highway 315
    Cataula, GA 31804
    (706) 320-9397

    Grades: PK-4 | 505 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Creekside School Math: 49% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    8403 Ga Highway 315
    Cataula, GA 31804
    (706) 596-1300

    Grades: 5-6 | 786 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Park Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    13185 Us Highway 27 N
    Hamilton, GA 31811
    (706) 628-4997

    Grades: PK-4 | 495 students
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