Ola High School

  • Ola High School serves 1,577 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ola High School's student population of 1,577 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ola High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ola High School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#492 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
22%
37%
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White
70%
40%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ola High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.460.42
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Graduation Rate
92%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
57%
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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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mcdonough Ola Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1212 students
    0.0 miles
    353 N Ola Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770)288-2108
    0.0 6-8 1212
  • Mcdonough Ola Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 920 students
    0.1 miles
    278 N Ola Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770)957-5777
    0.1 PK-5 920
  • Mcdonough Union Grove High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1532 students
    1.4 miles
    120 E Lake Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (678)583-8502
    1.4 9-12 1532
  • Locust Grove New Hope Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 680 students
    3.4 miles
    1655 New Hope Rd
    Locust Grove, GA 30248
    (770)898-7362
    3.4 PK-5 680
  • Mcdonough Rock Spring Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 753 students
    3.8 miles
    1550 Stroud Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770)957-6851
    3.8 PK-5 753

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