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 Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,243 students
Perry High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Perry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Perry High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Perry High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
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/a n/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 Groups Perry High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA 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.
0.54 0.67
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 $10,105 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,352 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Houston County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
5
Number of Students Managed 27,353 3,306
Houston County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 69%
Houston County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $282 MM $33 MM
Houston County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $289 MM $33 MM
Houston County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,105 $10,007
Houston County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,352 $9,869
Houston County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View 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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