Wilcox County High School

186 7th Ave
Rochelle, GA 31079
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Wilcox County High School serves 320 students in grades 9-12.
Wilcox County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (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

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

School Overview

Wilcox County High School's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Wilcox 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 Wilcox 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
#1567 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
37%
37%
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White
56%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
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
94%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilcox County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilcox County High School is Crisp County High School (17.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wilcox County Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rochelle Wilcox County Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 281 students
    0.1 miles
    114 7th Ave
    Rochelle, GA 31079
    (229) 365-2331
    0.1 6-8 281
  • Rochelle Wilcox County Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 584 students
    0.5 miles
    104 Gordon St
    Rochelle, GA 31079
    (229) 365-7858
    0.5 PK-5 584
  • Fitzgerald Ben Hill County Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 675 students
    16.8 miles
    134 Jc Hunter Rd
    Fitzgerald, GA 31750
    (229) 409-5578
    16.8 6-8 675
  • Fitzgerald Ben Hill County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 881 students
    17.1 miles
    221 Jc Hunter Rd
    Fitzgerald, GA 31750
    (229) 409-5592
    17.1 PK-2 881
  • Cordele Crisp County High School Math: 29% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,107 student
    17.4 miles
    2402 Cougar Aly
    Cordele, GA 31010
    (229) 276-3430
    17.4 9-12 1,107

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