Houston County High School

  • Houston County High School serves 1,710 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Houston County High School operates within the Houston County School District.
  • Houston County School District's 75% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1710 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,710 students
Houston County High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Houston County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
Houston County High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeHouston County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Houston County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
6%
4%
Houston County High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Houston County High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
24%
37%
Houston County High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
59%
42%
Houston County High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Houston County High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHouston County 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.
0.590.67
Houston County 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.
19%
57%
Houston County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Houston County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Houston County School District's student population of 27,353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 73% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,842 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,439 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameHouston County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
5
Number of Students Managed27,3533,306
Houston County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%69%
Houston County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$272 MM$36 MM
Houston County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$261 MM$34 MM
Houston County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,842$10,365
Houston County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,439$9,935
Houston 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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    0.4 miles
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    (478)988-6350
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    Grades: PK-2 | 686 students
    0.5 miles
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    Warner RobinsGA 31088
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    Grades: 6-8 | 752 students
    1.1 miles
    1200 Feagin Mill Rd
    Warner RobinsGA 31088
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    1.16-8752
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    2.2 miles
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    KathleenGA 31047
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School Reviews

  2.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
2  1/17/2015
The school is overall good as far as teaching goes anyways. Most teachers are excellent and teach the kids very thoroughly. The food is good too, so that's a plus. However, like every school it has its issues. Examples include too small of hallways and everyone trying to go through one door, which as teenagers, they will move extra slow. Another thing, men are not allowed to wear earrings which means yes they are still a couple of steps back socially. Also parking is not free and they have "no spots" available. When I say no spots I mean if you ask for a parking pass and they say no, they mean there is no more spots in student parking lot, but there is plenty in teacher and visitor and I mean PLENTY. The teachers are good but the deans and discipline people tend to over exert their power just because "they can", and even if you have a good point to bring up to them that makes logical sense they will say you're arguing because they don't want to be wrong.
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2  1/25/2011
This High school should not even be included in the word school. The Teachers don't know how to teach. There meathod of teaching is handing out worksheets and for students to teach themself. They have money for sports but not when it comes to buying books for education purpose. Parents try to communicate with teachers and but you get no response from teachers. This school doest not care of students sucess.
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