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%
Black41523.2%
Asian130.7%
Hispanic643.6%
White1,19966.9%
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

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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

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200987.6%89.5%90.0%
 
Math Test
200994.6%94.7%93.5%
 
Science Test
200987.3%88.6%87.9%
 
Social Studies Test
200988.1%88.2%87.2%
 
Source: GA Department of Education 2008-2009

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