Groves High School

100 Wheathill Road
Savannah, GA 31408
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Groves High School serves 656 students in grades 9-12.
Groves High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Groves High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Groves High School's student population of 656 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students656 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Groves High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Groves High School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2128 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
15%
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Black
71%
37%
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White
9%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.69
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSavannah-Chatham County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Groves High School is Woodville-tompkins Technical And Career High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mercer Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Savannah Mercer Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 4%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 354 students
    0.4 miles
    201 Rommel Ave
    Savannah, GA 31408
    (912) 395-6700
    0.4 6-8 354
  • Savannah Garden City Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
    1.3 miles
    4037 Kessler Ave
    Savannah, GA 31408
    (912) 395-6820
    1.3 PK-5 448
  • Savannah Savannah Classical Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 388 students
    1.3 miles
    705 E Anderson St
    Savannah, GA 31401
    (912) 395-4040
    1.3 K-8 388
  • Savannah Woodville-tompkins Technical And Career High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 640 students
    1.3 miles
    151 Coach Joe Turner St
    Savannah, GA 31408
    (912) 395-6750
    1.3 9-12 640
  • Savannah Otis J Brock Iii Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 566 students
    2.3 miles
    1804 Stratford St
    Savannah, GA 31415
    (912) 395-5300
    2.3 PK-5 566

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