South Paulding High School

  • South Paulding High School serves 1,774 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • South Paulding High School operates within the Paulding County School District.
  • Paulding County School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1774 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,774 students
South Paulding High School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender %South Paulding High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
South Paulding High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeSouth Paulding High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
South Paulding High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Hispanic
7%
14%
South Paulding High School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
19%
37%
South Paulding High School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
71%
42%
South Paulding High School White Students (2007-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
South Paulding High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Paulding 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.
0.460.67
South Paulding High School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
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.
29%
57%
South Paulding High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
7%
6%
South Paulding High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Paulding County School District's student population of 28,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 66% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,418 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,167 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District NamePaulding County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
5
Number of Students Managed28,4883,306
Paulding County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate77%69%
Paulding County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue$268 MM$36 MM
Paulding County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$289 MM$34 MM
Paulding County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,418$10,365
Paulding County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,167$9,935
Paulding County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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