545 Main St
Franklin, GA 30217
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Heard County High School serves 618 students in grades 9-12.
Heard County High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Heard County High School's student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
618 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Heard County High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Heard County High School is 0.33, 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
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#419 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
12%
37%
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White
81%
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
0.33
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 618 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.33 (Btm 50%)

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