11481 Ga Highway 57
Irwinton, GA 31042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Wilkinson County High School serves 376 students in grades 9-12.
Wilkinson 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 376 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Wilkinson County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Wilkinson County High School's student population of 376 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilkinson County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wilkinson County High School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1765 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
56%
36%
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White
30%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
83%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
11%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Fall Break (No School)
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
Fall Break (No School)
October 11, 2022 (Tuesday)
Fall Break (No School)
October 12, 2022 (Wednesday)
Fall Break (No School)
October 13, 2022 (Thursday)
Fall Break (No School)
October 14, 2022 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 376 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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