156 Collins St
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Jeff Davis High School serves 860 students in grades 9-12.
Jeff Davis 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 36% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Jeff Davis High School's student population of 860 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
860 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Jeff Davis 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 Jeff Davis High School is 0.55, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1279 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jeff Davis High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
15%
37%
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White
62%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jeff Davis High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jeff Davis High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 860 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 50%)

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