Mitchell County School District

108 South Harney Street
Camilla, GA 31730
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Mitchell County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,250 students in Mitchell County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Mitchell County School District have an average math proficiency score of 7% (versus the Georgia public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 11% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,317 Schools
# Students
1,250 Students
1,744,808 Students
# Teachers
115 Teachers
117,290 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Mitchell County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (GA)
#208 out of 221 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mitchell County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
8%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mitchell 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.
11%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mitchell 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.
90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mitchell County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.31
0.70
# American Indian Students
n/a
3,504 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1 Student
78,015 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
109 Students
306,387 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
18%
# Black Students
1,031 Students
633,749 Students
% Black Students
82%
36%
# White Students
96 Students
643,634 Students
% White Students
8%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,805 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
13 Students
77,009 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
66
46,839
# Students in K Grade:
111
121,961
# Students in 1st Grade:
81
122,092
# Students in 2nd Grade:
85
124,141
# Students in 3rd Grade:
80
125,114
# Students in 4th Grade:
100
126,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
94
128,911
# Students in 6th Grade:
95
130,871
# Students in 7th Grade:
99
136,904
# Students in 8th Grade:
93
140,530
# Students in 9th Grade:
105
160,653
# Students in 10th Grade:
85
137,060
# Students in 11th Grade:
97
125,123
# Students in 12th Grade:
59
117,790
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $25,696 is higher than the state median of $14,328. The school district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,737 is higher than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$32 MM
$24,999 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mitchell 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
$25 MM
$23,473 MM
This chart display total spending of Mitchell 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
$25,696
$14,328
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mitchell 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
$19,737
$13,453
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mitchell 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 Mitchell County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mitchell County Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
15815 Ga Highway 93
Baconton, GA 31716
(229) 321-7004
Grades: 2-4
| 265 students
Rank: #22.
Mitchell County Primary School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 17% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Griffin Rd
Camilla, GA 31730
(229) 321-7003
Grades: PK-1
| 258 students
Rank: #33.
Mitchell County High School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Newton Rd
Camilla, GA 31730
(229) 336-0970
Grades: 8-12
| 439 students
Rank: #44.
Mitchell County Middle School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 13%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
55 Griffin Rd
Camilla, GA 31730
(229) 321-7005
Grades: 5-7
| 288 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Mitchell County School District?
Mitchell County School District manages 4 public schools serving 1,250 students.
What is the rank of Mitchell County School District?
Mitchell County School District is ranked #213 out of 220 school districts in Georgia (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Georgia school districts for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Mitchell County School District?
82% of Mitchell County School District students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Mitchell County School District?
Mitchell County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 11:1, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 15:1.
What is Mitchell County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $19,737 is higher than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30% in GA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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