Southeast Whitfield County High School

  • Southeast Whitfield County High School serves 1,354 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Southeast Whitfield County High School operates within the Whitfield County School District.
  • Whitfield County School District's 78% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1354 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,354 students
Southeast Whitfield County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Southeast Whitfield County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Southeast Whitfield County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Southeast Whitfield County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Southeast Whitfield County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
56%
14%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
3%
37%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
40%
42%
Southeast Whitfield County High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Southeast Whitfield County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Southeast Whitfield County 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.
0.53 0.41
Southeast Whitfield County 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.
63%
57%
Southeast Whitfield County 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.
13%
6%
Southeast Whitfield County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Whitfield County School District's student population of 13,410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 91% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,613 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,271 is less than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name Whitfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
5
Number of Students Managed 13,410 3,306
Whitfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 69%
Whitfield County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $141 MM $33 MM
Whitfield County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $123 MM $33 MM
Whitfield County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,613 $10,007
Whitfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,271 $9,869
Whitfield 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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