Macon County High School

615 Vienna Rd
Montezuma, GA 31063
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Macon County High School serves 443 students in grades 9-12.
Macon County 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 ≤5% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Macon County High School's student population of 443 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Macon County 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 Macon County High School is 0.27, 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
#2089 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
85%
37%
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White
5%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.69
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMacon County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Macon County High School is Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy (16.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Macon County Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Montezuma Macon County Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 274 students
    0.0 miles
    615 Vienna Rd
    Montezuma, GA 31063
    (478) 472-7045
    0 6-8 274
  • Oglethorpe Macon County Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 653 students
    2.6 miles
    400 Ga Highway 128
    Oglethorpe, GA 31068
    (478) 472-6563
    2.6 PK-5 653
  • Pinehurst Dooly County Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
    16.5 miles
    11949 Us Highway 41
    Pinehurst, GA 31070
    (229) 645-3421
    16.5 PK-5 662
  • Pinehurst Dooly County Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 266 students
    16.5 miles
    11949 Us Highway 41
    Pinehurst, GA 31070
    (229) 645-3421
    16.5 6-8 266
  • Americus Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy
    Grades: 9 | 275 students
    16.8 miles
    915 N Lee St
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-5914
    16.8 9 275

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