Perry High School

  • Perry High School serves 1,243 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Perry High School operates within the Houston County School District.
  • Houston County School District's 75% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1243 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,243 students
Perry High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Perry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
Perry High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePerry High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Perry High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Perry High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Perry High School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
35%
37%
Perry High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
58%
42%
Perry High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Perry High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Perry High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPerry High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.540.41
Perry 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.
40%
57%
Perry High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
10%
6%
Perry High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Houston County School District's student population of 27,353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,723 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,325 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameHouston County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
5
Number of Students Managed27,3533,306
Houston County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate75%69%
Houston County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue$272 MM$36 MM
Houston County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$261 MM$34 MM
Houston County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,723$10,365
Houston County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,325$9,935
Houston County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PerryMorningside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
    1 miles
    1206 Morningside Dr
    PerryGA 31069
    (912)988-6261
    1PK-5486
  • PerryTucker Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
    1.2 miles
    1300 Tucker Rd
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6278
    1.2PK-5451
  • PerryPerry Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 853 students
    2.6 miles
    495 Perry Pkwy
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6285
    2.66-8853
  • PerryKings Chapel Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
    4.3 miles
    460 Arena Rd
    PerryGA 31069
    (478)988-6273
    4.3PK-5481
  • KathleenMossy Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 667 students
    4.7 miles
    200 Danny Carpenter Dr
    KathleenGA 31047
    (478)988-6171
    4.76-8667

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