Putnam County High School

Tel: (706)485-9971
  • Putnam County High School serves 737 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
  • Putnam County High School operates within the Putnam County School District.
  • Putnam County School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 737 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students737 students
Putnam County High School Total Students (2010-2016)
Gender %Putnam County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
Putnam County High School Total Teachers (2010-2016)
Students by GradePutnam County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Putnam County High School Student Teacher Ratio (2010-2016)
Hispanic
9%
15%
Putnam County High School Black Students (2011-2016)
Black
44%
37%
Putnam County High School Black Students (2010-2016)
White
44%
41%
Putnam County High School White Students (2010-2016)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Putnam County High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsPutnam County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.610.68
Putnam County High School Diversity Score (2010-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
57%
Putnam County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
Putnam County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2016)

District Comparison

  • Putnam County School District's student population of 2,863 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 62% has increased from 53% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,103 is higher than the state average of $9,937. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,132 is higher than the state average of $9,903. The district spending/student has grown by 38% over four years.
School District NamePutnam County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed2,8633,295
Putnam County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate62%69%
Putnam County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2016)
District Total Revenue$37 MM$33 MM
Putnam County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$45 MM$33 MM
Putnam County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,103$9,937
Putnam County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$16,132$9,903
Putnam County School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EatontonPutnam County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 582 students
    5.4 miles
    140 Sparta Hwy
    EatontonGA 31024
    (706)485-8547
    5.46-8582
  • EatontonPutnam County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 688 students
    6.6 miles
    314 S Washington Ave
    EatontonGA 31024
    (706)485-5312
    6.63-5688
  • EatontonPutnam County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 856 students
    7.3 miles
    162 Old Glenwood Springs Rd
    EatontonGA 31024
    (706)485-5141
    7.3PK-2856
  • Greensboro Lake Oconee CharterCharter School
    Grades: PK-10 | 740 students
    10.3 miles
    5800 Lake Oconee Pkwy, 6326 La
    GreensboroGA 30642
    (706)454-1562
    10.3PK-10740
  • MadisonMorgan County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 727 students
    13.1 miles
    1640 Old Buckhead Rd
    MadisonGA 30650
    (706)342-5039
    13.13-5727

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