Henry County High School

401 Tomlinson St
Mcdonough, GA 30253
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Henry County High School serves 1,045 students in grades 9-12.
Henry 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Henry County High School's student population of 1,045 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 153 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,045 students
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Total Classroom Teachers153 teachers
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School Rankings

Henry County High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Henry County High School is 0.36, 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
#1817 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
79%
37%
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White
8%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.360.69
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Graduation Rate
85%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Henry County High School is Excel Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mcdonough Excel Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 117 students
    0.3 miles
    330 Tomlinson St
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 957-4101
    0.3 6-12 117
  • Mcdonough Henry County Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
    1.8 miles
    166 Holly Smith Dr
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 957-3945
    1.8 6-8 724
  • Mcdonough Walnut Creek Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
    1.9 miles
    3535 Mcdonough Pkwy
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 288-8561
    1.9 PK-5 654
  • Mcdonough Wesley Lakes Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 693 students
    2.0 miles
    685 Mcdonough Pkwy
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 914-1889
    2 PK-5 693
  • Mcdonough Oakland Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 665 students
    4.0 miles
    551 Highway 81 W
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 954-1901
    4 PK-5 665

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