Hart County High School

59 Fifth St
Hartwell, GA 30643
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hart County High School serves 1,064 students in grades 9-12.
Hart 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,064 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Hart County High School's student population of 1,064 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,064 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Hart County 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 Hart County High School is 0.56, 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
#1656 out of 2168 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
18%
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Black
22%
36%
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White
62%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
97%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hart County High School's ranking?
Hart County High School is ranked #1656 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Hart County High School?
The graduation rate of Hart County High School is 97%, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend Hart County High School?
1,064 students attend Hart County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Hart County High School students are White, 22% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hart County High School?
Hart County High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Hart County High School offer ?
Hart County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Hart County High School part of?
Hart County High School is part of Hart County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,064 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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