Terrell High School

201 Greenwave Blvd
Dawson, GA 39842
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Terrell High School serves 370 students in grades 9-12.
Terrell High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Terrell High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Terrell High School's student population of 370 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Terrell High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Terrell High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2008 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
1%
15%
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Black
95%
37%
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White
3%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.69
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTerrell County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Terrell High School is Terrell Regional Youth Detention Center (8.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Terrell Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dawson Terrell Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 305 students
    0.0 miles
    201 Greenwave Blvd
    Dawson, GA 39842
    (229) 995-2828
    0 6-8 305
  • Dawson Cooper-carver Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 683 students
    2.6 miles
    455 Greenwave Blvd
    Dawson, GA 39842
    (229) 995-2843
    2.6 PK-5 683
  • Dawson Terrell Regional Youth Detention Center Special Education School
    Grades: 6-10 | 8 students
    8.1 miles
    1666 Albany Hwy
    Dawson, GA 39842
    (404) 508-6570
    8.1 6-10 8
  • Shellman Southwest Georgia S.t.e.m. Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 203 students
    11.9 miles
    185 Pecan St
    Shellman, GA 39886
    (229) 679-5555
    11.9 PK-7 203
  • Leesburg Lee County Middle School West Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 853 students
    14.3 miles
    190 Smithville Rd N
    Leesburg, GA 31763
    (229) 903-2140
    14.3 6-8 853

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