Harris County School District

132 Barnes Mill Rd
Hamilton, GA 31811
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public preschools serving 2,162 students in Harris County School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public pre schools in Georgia.
Public Preschools in Harris County School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Georgia public pre school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 38% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public preschool average of 64% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,104 Schools
# Students
5,489 Students
675,294 Students
# Teachers
358 Teachers
49,566 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Harris County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 220 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (GA)
#47 out of 221 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Harris County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
41%
36%
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 2020-21 school year data.
43%
39%
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 2020-21 school year data.
92%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Harris County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.45
0.71
# American Indian Students
16 Students
1,431 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
33 Students
31,788 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
386 Students
125,193 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
19%
# Black Students
744 Students
237,236 Students
% Black Students
14%
35%
# White Students
4,005 Students
245,611 Students
% White Students
73%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
631 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
298 Students
33,288 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
285
46,616
# Students in K Grade:
342
108,777
# Students in 1st Grade:
399
107,359
# Students in 2nd Grade:
383
107,956
# Students in 3rd Grade:
349
99,184
# Students in 4th Grade:
404
99,345
# Students in 5th Grade:
399
99,134
# Students in 6th Grade:
433
2,757
# Students in 7th Grade:
387
1,728
# Students in 8th Grade:
431
1,694
# Students in 9th Grade:
521
217
# Students in 10th Grade:
371
170
# Students in 11th Grade:
416
159
# Students in 12th Grade:
369
198
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,286 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,328. The school district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,516 is higher than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has grown by 38% over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$78 MM
$24,999 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$91 MM
$23,473 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,286
$14,328
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Harris County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,516
$13,453
This chart display average spending per public school student in Harris County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Harris County School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
New Mountain Hill Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
33 Mountain Hill Rd
Fortson, GA 31808
(706) 323-1144
Grades: PK-4
| 480 students
Rank: #22.
Mulberry Creek Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8405 Ga Highway 315
Cataula, GA 31804
(706) 320-9397
Grades: PK-4
| 543 students
Rank: #33.
Pine Ridge Elementary School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15750 Ga Highway 315
Ellerslie, GA 31807
(706) 568-6578
Grades: PK-4
| 603 students
Rank: #44.
Park Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13185 Us Highway 27 N
Hamilton, GA 31811
(706) 628-4997
Grades: PK-4
| 536 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • : 92% (Top 30% in GA)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 41% (Top 30%)
  • : 43% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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