Worth County High School

Worth County High School serves 942 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Worth County High School operates within the Worth County School District.
Worth County School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 942 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 942 students
Worth County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Worth County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Worth County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Worth County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Worth County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
39%
37%
Worth County High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
58%
43%
Worth County High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Worth County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.52 0.40
Worth County High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
56%
56%
Worth County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
6%
6%
Worth County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Worth County School District's student population of 3,403 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has increased from 47% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,304 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,754 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Worth County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 3,403 3,213
Worth County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 69%
Worth County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $36 MM
Worth County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $35 MM $34 MM
Worth County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,304 $10,365
Worth County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,754 $9,935
Worth County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Dougherty Comprehensive High School (15.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Worth County Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Worth County Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SylvesterWorth County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 684 students
    0.5 miles
    1401 North Isabella St
    SylvesterGA 31791
    (229)776-8605
    0.53-5684
  • SylvesterWorth County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 779 students
    0.6 miles
    1305 North Isabella St
    SylvesterGA 31791
    (229)776-8620
    0.66-8779
  • SylvesterWorth County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 998 students
    0.6 miles
    1304 North Isabella St
    SylvesterGA 31791
    (229)776-8660
    0.6PK-2998
  • AlbanyInternational Studies Elementary Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 433 students
    15.2 miles
    2237 Cutts Dr
    AlbanyGA 31705
    (229)431-3384
    15.2KG-5433
  • AlbanyTurner Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
    15.4 miles
    2001 Leonard Ave
    AlbanyGA 31705
    (229)431-3406
    15.4PK-5525

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