Towns County High School

  • Towns County High School serves 339 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Towns County High School operates within the Towns County School District.
  • Towns County School District's 33% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 339 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 339 students
Towns County High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Towns County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Towns County High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Towns County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less 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 14:1 16:1
Towns County High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Towns County High School Asian Students (2004-2012)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Towns County High School Black Students (2004-2015)
White
98%
42%
Towns County High School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Towns County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Towns County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Towns 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.
0.04 0.41
Towns County High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
38%
57%
Towns County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
11%
6%
Towns County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Towns County School District's student population of 1,084 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 33% has decreased from 41% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,379 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,762 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Towns County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,084 3,306
Towns County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 33% 69%
Towns County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $33 MM
Towns County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $13 MM $33 MM
Towns County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,379 $10,007
Towns County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,762 $9,869
Towns 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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    0 miles
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  • HiawasseeTowns County Elementary School
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    0.2 miles
    1150 Konahetah Rd
    HiawasseeGA 30546
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    8.7 miles
    205 Yellow Jacket Drive
    HayesvilleNC 28904
    (828)389-6532
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    8.7 miles
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    8.8 miles
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