Hiram High School

  • Hiram High School serves 1,634 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hiram 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 top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 59%.

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School Overview

  • Hiram High School's student population of 1,634 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hiram High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hiram High School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
41%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
40%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
41%
37%
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White
46%
41%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hiram High School and the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Georgia by year.GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.620.41
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Graduation Rate
76%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hiram High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hiram High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaulding County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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