Ola High School

357 N Ola Rd
Mcdonough, GA 30252
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Ola High School serves 1,611 students in grades 9-12.
Ola High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 60% (which is higher 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 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Ola High School's student population of 1,611 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,611 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

Ola High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Ola High School is 0.49, 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
#625 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
23%
37%
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White
68%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.69
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ola High School is Union Grove High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ola Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mcdonough Ola Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,229 student
    0.0 miles
    353 N Ola Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770) 288-2108
    0 6-8 1,229
  • Mcdonough Ola Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 961 students
    0.1 miles
    278 N Ola Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770) 957-5777
    0.1 PK-5 961
  • Mcdonough Union Grove High School Math: 52% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,536 student
    1.4 miles
    120 E Lake Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (678) 583-8502
    1.4 9-12 1,536
  • Locust Grove New Hope Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 705 students
    3.4 miles
    1655 New Hope Rd
    Locust Grove, GA 30248
    (770) 898-7362
    3.4 PK-5 705
  • Mcdonough Rock Spring Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 777 students
    3.8 miles
    1550 Stroud Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770) 957-6851
    3.8 PK-5 777

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