Hardaway High School

2901 College Dr
Columbus, GA 31906
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Hardaway High School serves 1,204 students in grades 9-12.
Hardaway 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 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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,204 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Hardaway High School's student population of 1,204 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,204 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
77 teachers
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School Rankings

Hardaway 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 Hardaway 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
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2067 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)
≤5%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
18%
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Black
64%
36%
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White
18%
37%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
90%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hardaway High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hardaway High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hardaway High School's ranking?
Hardaway High School is ranked #2067 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Hardaway High School often compared to?
Hardaway High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Columbus High School, Carver High School 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 ≤5% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Hardaway High School?
The graduation rate of Hardaway High School is 90%, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend Hardaway High School?
1,204 students attend Hardaway High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Hardaway High School students are Black, 18% of students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hardaway High School?
Hardaway High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Hardaway High School offer ?
Hardaway High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Hardaway High School part of?
Hardaway High School is part of Muscogee County School District.

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4   2/21/2019
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,204 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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