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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Telfair County School District serving 1,741 students in Mc Rae Helena, Georgia.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia state average of 60%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Telfair County School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Mc Rae Helena Telfair County Elementary School
    532 E Oak St
    Mc Rae Helena, GA 31055
    (229)868-7483

    Grades: PK-5 | 865 students
  • Mc Rae Helena Telfair County High School
    458 S Third Ave
    Mc Rae Helena, GA 31055
    (229)868-6096

    Grades: 9-12 | 505 students
  • Mc Rae Helena Telfair County Middle School
    3 W Highway 280
    Mc Rae Helena, GA 31055
    (229)868-7465

    Grades: 6-8 | 371 students

Overview

School District NameTelfair County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,741 students
# of Teachers111 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students831 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students910 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.58
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students9 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students88 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students722 students
% Black Students
41%
# of White Students877 students
% White Students
50%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students44 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:114
# of Students in Kindergarten:133
# of Students in 1st Grade:130
# of Students in 2nd Grade:117
# of Students in 3rd Grade:128
# of Students in 4th Grade:109
# of Students in 5th Grade:134
# of Students in 6th Grade:113
# of Students in 7th Grade:134
# of Students in 8th Grade:124
# of Students in 9th Grade:147
# of Students in 10th Grade:120
# of Students in 11th Grade:124
# of Students in 12th Grade:114
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Telfair County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 198 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Telfair 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Telfair 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,127 is higher than the state average of $10,277. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,890 is less than the state average of $10,242. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$20 MM$33 MM
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Spending$17 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Telfair County School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,127$10,277
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Telfair County School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,890$10,242
This chart display average spending per public school student in Telfair County School District and average spending per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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