1655 Georgia Highway 120
Tallapoosa, GA 30176
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Haralson County High School serves 962 students in grades 9-12.
Haralson County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 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).

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

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School Overview

Haralson County High School's student population of 962 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
962 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
70 teachers
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School Rankings

Haralson County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
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State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#901 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Haralson County 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
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
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Haralson County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Haralson County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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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2  
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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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 962 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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