Habersham Central High School

2059 State Hwy 197 S
Mount Airy, GA 30563
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Habersham Central High School serves 1,525 students in grades 9-12.
Habersham Central 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 top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Habersham Central High School's student population of 1,525 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
87 teachers
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School Rankings

Habersham Central High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Habersham Central High School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1368 out of 2168 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
18%
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Black
2%
36%
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White
59%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
98%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Habersham Central High School's ranking?
Habersham Central High School is ranked #1368 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Habersham Central High School often compared to?
Habersham Central High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Habersham Success Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Habersham Central High School?
The graduation rate of Habersham Central High School is 98%, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend Habersham Central High School?
1,525 students attend Habersham Central High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Habersham Central High School students are White, 33% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Habersham Central High School?
Habersham Central High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Habersham Central High School offer ?
Habersham Central High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Habersham Central High School part of?
Habersham Central High School is part of Habersham County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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