Winder-barrow High School

272 N 5th Ave
Winder, GA 30680
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Winder-barrow High School serves 2,012 students in grades 9-12.
Winder-barrow 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 31% (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 33% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Winder-barrow High School's student population of 2,012 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 115 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,012 students
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Total Classroom Teachers115 teachers
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School Comparison

Winder-barrow 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 Winder-barrow High School is 0.62, 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
#1381 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
15%
37%
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White
57%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.69
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Graduation Rate
84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarrow County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Winder-barrow High School is Apalachee High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Russell Middle School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winder Russell Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 934 students
    0.6 miles
    364 W Candler St
    Winder, GA 30680
    (770) 867-8181
    0.6 6-8 934
  • Winder Winder Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 659 students
    0.6 miles
    194 Mcneal Rd
    Winder, GA 30680
    (678) 425-2194
    0.6 PK-5 659
  • Bethlehem Alternative School Alternative School

    0.7 miles
    54 Star St W
    Bethlehem, GA 30620
    (770) 867-2900
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Statham Bear Creek Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 757 students
    1.4 miles
    228 Jefferson St
    Statham, GA 30666
    (770) 867-2116
    1.4 6-8 757
  • Winder County Line Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
    1.9 miles
    334 Rockwell Church Rd Nw
    Winder, GA 30680
    (770) 867-2902
    1.9 PK-5 568

School Reviews

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a.I am very pleased with the teachers and the staff at Winder Barrow High School. b. There is a level of quality within the school. My 16 year old Candler Phillips is very active with in the heart of the school. c. I believe that you can never praise a child to much. d. I have to say, there is never enough. I could be better.
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