Thomas County Central High School

4686 Us Highway 84 Byp W
Thomasville, GA 31792
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Thomas County Central High School serves 1,440 students in grades 9-12.
Thomas County Central 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Thomas County Central High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Thomas County Central High School's student population of 1,440 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
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School Comparison

Thomas County Central 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 Thomas County Central High School is 0.57, 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
#1267 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
35%
37%
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White
56%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.69
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Graduation Rate
95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThomas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thomas County Central High School is Bishop Hall Charter School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Thomas County Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thomasville Thomas County Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 1,742 student
    0.4 miles
    4681 Us Highway 84 Byp W
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 225-4394
    0.4 5-8 1,742
  • Thomasville Hand In Hand Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 751 students
    0.5 miles
    4687 Us Highway 84 Byp W
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 225-3908
    0.5 PK-K 751
  • Thomasville Cross Creek Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-4 | 861 students
    1.0 miles
    324 Clark Rd
    Thomasville, GA 31757
    (229) 225-3900
    1 3-4 861
  • Thomasville Bishop Hall Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 216 students
    1.2 miles
    220 N Pinetree Blvd
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 227-1397
    1.2 8-12 216
  • Thomasville Garrison-pilcher Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 791 students
    1.2 miles
    277 Hall Rd
    Thomasville, GA 31757
    (229) 225-4387
    1.2 1-2 791

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