Haralson County High School

1655 Georgia Highway 120
Tallapoosa, GA 30176
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
Haralson County High School serves 962 students in grades 9-12.
Haralson County 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 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 35% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Haralson County High School's student population of 962 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students962 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

Haralson County 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 Haralson County High School is 0.19, 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
#1327 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
3%
37%
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White
90%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.69
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHaralson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Haralson County High School is Bremen High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Haralson County Middle School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tallapoosa Haralson County Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 758 students
    1.4 miles
    2633 Georgia Highway 120
    Tallapoosa, GA 30176
    (770) 646-8600
    1.4 6-8 758
  • Tallapoosa Tallapoosa Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 499 students
    2.9 miles
    581 Georgia Highway 120
    Tallapoosa, GA 30176
    (770) 574-7444
    2.9 PK-2 499
  • Tallapoosa West Haralson Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 396 students
    2.9 miles
    4552 Georgia Highway 100 N
    Tallapoosa, GA 30176
    (770) 574-7060
    2.9 3-5 396
  • Buchanan Buchanan Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 463 students
    4.2 miles
    271 Van Wert St
    Buchanan, GA 30113
    (770) 646-5523
    4.2 PK-2 463
  • Buchanan Buchanan Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 378 students
    4.5 miles
    215 College Cir
    Buchanan, GA 30113
    (770) 646-5140
    4.5 3-5 378

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
I rate Haralson County High School at 4.5 it recently went though a renovation, hired new staff members and has added a fine arts building. i would put this school way above MT. Zion and Bowdon
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This is an okay school. Not one of the best out there, but it is more acceptable than bowdon and mt. zion. I would rate it in the middle. Keep it up teachers, one day you will get better. Just aim high!
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