Vidalia Comprehensive High School

  • Vidalia Comprehensive High School serves 713 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Vidalia Comprehensive High School operates within the Vidalia City School District.
  • Vidalia City School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 713 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 713 students
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Vidalia Comprehensive High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Vidalia Comprehensive High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 16:1 16:1
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
45%
37%
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
50%
42%
Vidalia Comprehensive High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Vidalia Comprehensive 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.
0.55 0.41
Vidalia Comprehensive 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.
49%
57%
Vidalia Comprehensive 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.
7%
6%
Vidalia Comprehensive High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Vidalia City School District's student population of 2,571 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,509 in this district is less than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,176 is less than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 23% over four years.
School District Name Vidalia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 2,571 3,306
Vidalia City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 69%
Vidalia City School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $33 MM
Vidalia City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $22 MM $33 MM
Vidalia City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,509 $10,007
Vidalia City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,176 $9,869
Vidalia City 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

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • VidaliaJ. D. Dickerson Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 554 students
    1.5 miles
    800 North St E
    VidaliaGA 30474
    (912)537-3421
    1.5PK-1554
  • VidaliaJ. R. Trippe Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 541 students
    1.7 miles
    2200 Mcintosh St
    VidaliaGA 30474
    (912)537-3813
    1.76-8541
  • VidaliaSally Dailey Meadows Elementary School
    Grades: 2-5 | 763 students
    1.8 miles
    205 Waters Dr
    VidaliaGA 30474
    (912)537-4755
    1.82-5763
  • LyonsToombs County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 652 students
    5.9 miles
    701 Bulldog Rd
    LyonsGA 30436
    (912)526-8363
    5.96-8652
  • LyonsToombs County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 819 students
    6.1 miles
    117 E Wesley Ave
    LyonsGA 30436
    (912)526-6068
    6.19-12819

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.