Wilkinson County High School

  • Wilkinson County High School serves 420 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Wilkinson County High School operates within the Wilkinson County School District.
  • Wilkinson County School District's 75% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 420 students
Wilkinson County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wilkinson County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Wilkinson County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Wilkinson County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 13:1 16:1
Wilkinson County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
14%
Wilkinson County High School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
62%
37%
Wilkinson County High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
36%
42%
Wilkinson County High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wilkinson County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Wilkinson County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.49 0.41
Wilkinson County 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.
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Wilkinson County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
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Wilkinson County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Wilkinson County School District's student population of 1,537 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 78% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,451 is higher than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,083 is higher than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Wilkinson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 1,537 3,306
Wilkinson County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 75% 69%
Wilkinson County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $32 MM
Wilkinson County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $19 MM $32 MM
Wilkinson County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,451 $9,769
Wilkinson County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,083 $9,774
Wilkinson County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • IrwintonWilkinson County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 323 students
    1.6 miles
    P.o. Box 527
    IrwintonGA 31042
    (478)946-2541
    1.66-8323
  • IrwintonWilkinson County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 354 students
    2.4 miles
    P.o. Box 530
    IrwintonGA 31042
    (478)946-5527
    2.43-5354
  • IrwintonWilkinson County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 440 students
    2.4 miles
    P.o. Box 570
    IrwintonGA 31042
    (478)946-2161
    2.4PK-2440
  • JeffersonvilleTwiggs County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 268 students
    12.8 miles
    375 Watson Dr
    JeffersonvilleGA 31044
    (478)945-3112
    12.89-12268
  • JeffersonvilleTwiggs Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 208 students
    12.8 miles
    375 Watson Dr
    JeffersonvilleGA 31044
    (478)945-3113
    12.86-8208

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