Hiram High School

702 Virgie Ballentine Dr
Hiram, GA 30141
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Hiram High School serves 1,601 students in grades 9-12.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Hiram High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Hiram High School's student population of 1,601 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,601 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

Hiram High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hiram High School is 0.65, 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
#1260 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
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Black
46%
37%
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White
36%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.69
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Graduation Rate
82%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaulding County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hiram High School is Paulding County High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P. B. Ritch Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hiram Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hiram Hiram Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 798 students
    1.0 miles
    200 Seaboard Ave
    Hiram, GA 30141
    (770) 443-3392
    1 PK-5 798
  • Hiram Sam D. Panter Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
    1.2 miles
    190 Panter School Rd
    Hiram, GA 30141
    (770) 443-4303
    1.2 PK-5 529
  • Hiram Mcgarity Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    2.1 miles
    262 Rakestraw Mill Rd
    Hiram, GA 30141
    (770) 445-9007
    2.1 PK-5 575
  • Dallas P. B. Ritch Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 599 students
    2.5 miles
    60 Old Country Trl
    Dallas, GA 30157
    (770) 443-8000
    2.5 6-8 599
  • Powder Springs Bessie L. Baggett Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
    3.1 miles
    948 Williams Lake Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (678) 460-1570
    3.1 PK-5 635

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