Hancock Central High School

  • Hancock Central High School serves 267 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hancock 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hancock Central High School's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hancock Central High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hancock Central High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#2116 out of 2185 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hancock Central High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Black
98%
37%
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White
2%
40%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hancock Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.040.68
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hancock Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHancock County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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