Jeff Davis High School

156 Collins St
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 35% (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 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 grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students860 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Jeff Davis 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1161 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
15%
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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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Diversity Score
0.550.69
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Graduation Rate
90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJeff Davis County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jeff Davis High School is Appling County High School (17.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jeff Davis Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hazlehurst Jeff Davis Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 688 students
    0.1 miles
    93 Collins St
    Hazlehurst, GA 31539
    (912) 375-6730
    0.1 6-8 688
  • Hazlehurst Jeff Davis Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 704 students
    0.6 miles
    81 Pat Dixon Rd
    Hazlehurst, GA 31539
    (912) 375-6730
    0.6 3-5 704
  • Hazlehurst Jeff Davis Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 881 students
    0.6 miles
    71 Burketts Ferry Rd
    Hazlehurst, GA 31539
    (912) 375-6720
    0.6 PK-2 881
  • Baxley Altamaha Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
    14.8 miles
    344 Altamaha School Rd
    Baxley, GA 31513
    (912) 367-3713
    14.8 PK-5 423
  • Baxley Appling County Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 579 students
    17.0 miles
    680 Blackshear Hwy
    Baxley, GA 31513
    (912) 367-8640
    17 3-5 579

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