Hephzibah High School

  • Hephzibah High School serves 976 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Hephzibah High School operates within the Richmond County School District.
  • Richmond County School District's 55% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 976 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students976 students
Hephzibah High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Hephzibah High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
Hephzibah High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeHephzibah High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Hephzibah High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Hephzibah High School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Hephzibah High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
58%
37%
Hephzibah High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
37%
42%
Hephzibah High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Hephzibah High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHephzibah High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.530.67
Hephzibah High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
96%
57%
Hephzibah High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Hephzibah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Richmond County School District's student population of 31,823 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 55% has increased from 52% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,762 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,075 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRichmond County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
5
Number of Students Managed31,8233,306
Richmond County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate55%69%
Richmond County School District Graduation Rate (1997-2015)
District Total Revenue$345 MM$36 MM
Richmond County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$355 MM$34 MM
Richmond County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,762$10,365
Richmond County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,075$9,935
Richmond County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • HephzibahHephzibah Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
    0.5 miles
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    HephzibahGA 30815
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    0.5PK-5470
  • HephzibahHephzibah Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 550 students
    0.5 miles
    2427 Mims Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
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  • HephzibahDiamond Lakes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
    1.8 miles
    4153 Windsor Spring Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)771-2881
    1.8PK-5588
  • HephzibahWillis Foreman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 370 students
    2.6 miles
    2413 Willis Foreman Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)592-3991
    2.6PK-5370
  • HephzibahSpirit Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 538 students
    2.8 miles
    115 Dolphin Way
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)592-3987
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