Lowndes High School

  • Lowndes High School serves 2,911 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Lowndes High School operates within the Lowndes County School District.
  • Lowndes County School District's 78% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2911 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 161 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,911 students
Lowndes High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lowndes High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 161 teachers
Lowndes High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Lowndes High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Lowndes High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Lowndes High School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Lowndes High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
24%
37%
Lowndes High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
66%
42%
Lowndes High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lowndes High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Lowndes High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.51 0.41
Lowndes High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
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Lowndes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
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Lowndes High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Lowndes County School District's student population of 10,558 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 69% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,206 in this district is less than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,742 is less than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name Lowndes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
5
Number of Students Managed 10,558 3,306
Lowndes County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 78% 69%
Lowndes County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2015)
District Total Revenue $97 MM $32 MM
Lowndes County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $92 MM $32 MM
Lowndes County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,206 $9,769
Lowndes County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,742 $9,774
Lowndes County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Lowndes High School is a public high school in Lowndes County, Georgia.

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