Wayne County High School



Wayne County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wayne County High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 427
10 341
11 319
12 312

Wayne County High School is a public high school of the Wayne County School District located in Jesup, GA. It has 1,399 students in grades 9th through 12th. Wayne County High School is the 144th largest public high school in Georgia and the 3,644th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,399
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 81.5

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Wayne County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 750
(54%)
750
(54%)
 Female 649
(46%)
649
(46%)

Wayne County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 985
(70%)
985
(70%)
 Black 310
(22%)
310
(22%)
 Hispanic 69
(5%)
69
(5%)
 Two or More 24
(2%)
24
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wayne County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 707
(51%)
707
(51%)
 Not Eligible 575
(41%)
575
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 117
(8%)
117
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Wayne County High School is ranked 100th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wayne County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Wayne County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1543
2006 1519
2007 1446
2008 1404
2009 1434
2010 1449
2011 1378
2012 1399

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 17.1
2007 16.3
2008 14.9
2009 15.8
2010 17.9
2011 17.5
2012 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48606610499028
2006 0.50822909809085
2007 0.47786998616874
2008 0.51139601139601
2009 0.54602510460251
2010 0.55003450655625
2011 0.56966618287373
2012 0.58899213724089

Compare Wayne County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 58.9%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Wayne County High School
Jesup, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,399 17.2:1  
Faith Baptist Christian Academy
Ludowici, GA
Private PK - 12 114 9:1 13 miles
Long County High School
Ludowici, GA
Public 09 - 12 701 17.3:1 13 miles
Bradwell Institute
Hinesville, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,678 20:1 25 miles
First Presbyterian Christian Academy
Hinesville, GA
Private PK - 12 336 9:1 25 miles
Pierce County High School
Blackshear, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,020 17.3:1 26 miles
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