Worth County High School

  • Worth County High School serves 919 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Worth County High School's student population of 919 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students919 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Worth County High School
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Worth County High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Worth County High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Worth County High School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1539 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Worth County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Worth County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Worth County High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 1994-95 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Worth County High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
35%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Worth County High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
61%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Worth County High School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Worth County High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Worth County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.510.68
This chart display the diversity score of Worth County High School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
82%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Worth County High School and public school graduation rate of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Worth County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Worth County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorth County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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