Turner County High School

316 Lamar St
Ashburn, GA 31714
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Turner County High School serves 353 students in grades 9-12.
Turner County 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 6-9% (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 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Turner County High School's student population of 353 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Turner County 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 Turner County High School is 0.55, 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
#2073 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
62%
37%
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White
26%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.69
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTurner County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Turner County High School is Turner County Specialty School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Turner County Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ashburn Turner County Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 256 students
    0.0 miles
    330 Gilmore St
    Ashburn, GA 31714
    (229) 567-4343
    0 6-8 256
  • Ashburn Turner County Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
    0.2 miles
    705 Hudson Ave
    Ashburn, GA 31714
    (229) 567-2461
    0.2 PK-5 615
  • Ashburn Turner County Specialty School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    Grades: 7-12 | 13 students
    0.5 miles
    316 Lamar St
    Ashburn, GA 31714
    (229) 567-3412
    0.5 7-12 13
  • Sylvester Worth County Achievement Center Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    Grades: 9-12 | 34 students
    16.1 miles
    103 Eldridge St
    Sylvester, GA 31791
    (229) 463-3056
    16.1 9-12 34
  • Sylvester Worth County High School Math: 24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 834 students
    16.2 miles
    406 W King St
    Sylvester, GA 31791
    (229) 776-8625
    16.2 9-12 834

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