Worth County High School



Worth County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Worth 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
9 307
10 224
11 238
12 180

Worth County High School is a public high school of the Worth County School District located in Sylvester, GA. It has 949 students in grades 9th through 12th. Worth County High School is the 242nd largest public high school in Georgia and the 6,175th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.2 to 1.

Total Students: 949
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.5

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Worth County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 486
(51%)
486
(51%)
 Male 463
(49%)
463
(49%)

Worth County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 546
(58%)
546
(58%)
 Black 364
(38%)
364
(38%)
 Two or More 25
(3%)
25
(3%)
 Hispanic 9
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Worth County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 544
(57%)
544
(57%)
 Not Eligible 330
(35%)
330
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(8%)
75
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Worth County High School is ranked 168th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Worth County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.2%) is 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.

Worth County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1216
2006 1164
2007 1140
2008 1107
2009 1031
2010 1000
2011 949
2012 949

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 18
2007 16.8
2008 15.4
2009 14.9
2010 16.4
2011 15.2
2012 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62171052631579
2006 0.56529209621993
2007 0.52982456140351
2008 0.55284552845528
2009 0.58874878758487
2010 0.618
2011 0.67755532139094
2012 0.6522655426765

Compare Worth County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 65.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Worth County High School
Sylvester, GA
Public 09 - 12 949 16.2:1  
New Beginning Christian School
Albany, GA
Private PK - 12 51 7:1 10 miles
Turner County Specialty School
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Public 07 - 12 131 14.6:1 16 miles
Dougherty Comprehensive High School
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Turner County High School
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Public 09 - 12 394 14.4:1 17 miles
Dougherty County Drop Back in Academy
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Public 09 - 12 204 40.8:1 19 miles
Tiftarea Academy
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Private PK - 12 653 14:1 19 miles
Eighth Street Middle School
Tifton, GA
Public 07 - 08 1,156 15.8:1 20 miles
Albany High School
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Public 09 - 12 921 19.6:1 20 miles
Monroe High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,164 17.5:1 20 miles
Northeast Campus- Tift County High School
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Public 09 - 09 630 16.6:1 20 miles
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