Meriwether County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,425 students in Meriwether County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Meriwether County School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Meriwether County School District are Mountain View Elementary School, Manchester High School and Manchester Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Meriwether County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Meriwether County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
7 Schools
2,292 Schools
# Students
2,425 Students
1,760,446 Students
# Teachers
155 Teachers
113,622 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Meriwether County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 80-84% 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
#170 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Meriwether County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Meriwether 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)
28%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Meriwether 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
80-84%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Meriwether 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
0.56
0.69
# American Indian Students
4 Students
3,424 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
14 Students
72,284 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
74 Students
274,200 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
15%
# Black Students
1,362 Students
644,823 Students
% Black Students
56%
37%
# White Students
878 Students
699,527 Students
% White Students
36%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,837 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
93 Students
64,316 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
137
47,341
# Students in K Grade:
166
125,814
# Students in 1st Grade:
171
127,621
# Students in 2nd Grade:
154
129,422
# Students in 3rd Grade:
157
135,456
# Students in 4th Grade:
173
137,809
# Students in 5th Grade:
183
138,417
# Students in 6th Grade:
194
134,456
# Students in 7th Grade:
174
132,547
# Students in 8th Grade:
183
132,085
# Students in 9th Grade:
194
147,248
# Students in 10th Grade:
223
134,824
# Students in 11th Grade:
151
122,538
# Students in 12th Grade:
165
114,868
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,358 is higher than the state median of $12,490. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,821 is higher than the state median of $12,099. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$35 MM
$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Meriwether 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
$31 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Meriwether 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
$14,358
$12,490
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Meriwether 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
$12,821
$12,099
This chart display average spending per public school student in Meriwether 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 Meriwether County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2600 Judson Bulloch Rd
Manchester, GA 31816
(706) 655-3969
Grades: PK-5
| 760 students
Rank: #22.
Manchester High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
405 N 5th Ave
Manchester, GA 31816
(706) 846-8445
Grades: 9-12
| 441 students
Rank: #33.
Manchester Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
231 W Perry St
Manchester, GA 31816
(706) 846-2846
Grades: 6-8
| 321 students
Rank: #44.
Greenville Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
17656 Roosevelt Hwy
Greenville, GA 30222
(706) 672-4930
Grades: 6-8
| 230 students
Rank: #55.
Unity Elementary School (pk-5)
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
172 N Main St
Luthersville, GA 30251
(770) 927-6488
Grades: PK-5
| 381 students
Rank: #66.
Greenville High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
17656 Roosevelt Hwy
Greenville, GA 30222
(706) 672-4930
Grades: 9-12
| 284 students
Good Sheperd Therapeutic Center
Special Education School
390 Bar Best Ranch Rd
Warm Springs, GA 31830
(706) 655-2354
Grades: 9-10
| 8 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Meriwether County
  • 2100 Gaston Street, Greenville, GA, 30222
  • (706) 672-4297
  • meriwether.k12.ga.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,425 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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