Dawson County High School

1665 Perimeter Road, Dawsonville, GA 30534 | (706) 265-6555
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 942
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 942 high school students from grades 9-12
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2006

Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 129, Dawsonville, GA 30534
School District Details
  • Dawson County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,251
  • Graduation Rate: 72.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.1
  • Enrolled Students: 3,442

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 942
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 65.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 462 (49.0%)
  • Females: 478 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 78 (8.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 184 (19.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 262 (27.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dawson County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black10.1%
Asian50.5%
Hispanic252.7%
White90896.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dawson County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade29431.2%
10th Grade25727.3%
11th Grade20121.3%
12th Grade19020.2%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Dawson County High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 01, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is completely horrible do not allow your children to go here
    the administration is completely out of control and makes it almost impossible for the students to get anything worthwhile out of the high school experience.
    the teachers are incompetent and
    aren't even supplied with the books necessary to properly educate the students in the various subjects.
    the only reason this school has such high test scores is because there have been so many dropouts. if there are fewer students then of course the test scores will go up.
    this school is a horrible learning environment and may seriously diminish your child's chances of getting into a good college.

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