Habersham Central High School

2059 State Hwy 197 S
Mount Airy, GA 30563
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Habersham Central High School serves 1,378 students in grades 9-12.
Habersham Central High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 51% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Habersham Central High School's student population of 1,378 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

Habersham Central High School is ranked within the top 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 Habersham Central High School is 0.52, 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
#950 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
29%
15%
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Black
2%
37%
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White
63%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.69
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHabersham County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Habersham Central High School is Habersham Success Academy (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Airy Habersham Success Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 64 students
    0.0 miles
    171 Raider Cir
    Mount Airy, GA 30563
    (706) 894-3056
    0 6-12 64
  • Mount Airy 9th Grade Academy Math: 70%
    Grades: 9 | 494 students
    1.8 miles
    171 Raider Cir
    Mount Airy, GA 30563
    (706) 778-0830
    1.8 9 494
  • Demorest Demorest Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
    1.8 miles
    3116 Demorest Mount Airy Hwy
    Demorest, GA 30535
    (706) 778-4126
    1.8 PK-5 489
  • Demorest Wilbanks Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 514 students
    2.0 miles
    3115 Demorest Mount Airy Hwy
    Demorest, GA 30535
    (706) 778-0830
    2 6-8 514
  • Mount Airy Hazel Grove Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 241 students
    2.9 miles
    6390 Dicks Hill Pkwy
    Mount Airy, GA 30563
    (706) 754-2942
    2.9 K-5 241

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