Gilmer High School

408 Bobcat Trl, Ellijay, GA 30540 | (706) 276-5080
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,216
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,216 high school students from grades 9-12
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Gilmer County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,015
  • Graduation Rate: 65.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.5
  • Enrolled Students: 4,186

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,216
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 85.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 641 (52.7%)
  • Females: 575 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 122 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 470 (38.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 592 (48.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gilmer High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.08%
Black--
Asian40.3%
Hispanic13511.1%
White1,07088.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gilmer High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade40633.4%
10th Grade30525.1%
11th Grade29023.8%
12th Grade21517.7%
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 Gilmer High School performed on average better than many 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
200988.8%88.8%90.0%
 
Math Test
200996.1%96.1%93.5%
 
Science Test
200992.6%92.6%87.9%
 
Social Studies Test
200991.3%91.3%87.2%
 
Source: GA Department of Education 2008-2009

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