Effingham County High School

1589 Ga Hwy 119 South, Springfield, GA 31329 | (912) 754-6404
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,791
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,791 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1589 Ga Highway 119 S, Springfield, GA 31329
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,791
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 112.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 884 (49.4%)
  • Females: 907 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 138 (7.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 540 (30.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 678 (37.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Effingham County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian110.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Effingham County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade54730.5%
10th Grade46626.0%
11th Grade44124.6%
12th Grade33718.8%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Effingham County High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on GHSGT state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

GHSGT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

English Language Arts Test
Math Test
Science Test
Social Studies Test
Source: GA Department of Education 2008-2009

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