Harris County High School

8281 Hwy 116, Hamilton, GA 31811 | (706) 628-4278
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,546
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3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,546 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 448, Hamilton, GA 31811
School District Details
  • Harris County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,288
  • Graduation Rate: 83.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.1
  • Enrolled Students: 4,891

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,546
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 90.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 833 (53.9%)
  • Females: 713 (46.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 136 (8.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 355 (23.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 491 (31.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Harris County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Harris County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade40526.2%
10th Grade40226.0%
11th Grade38424.8%
12th Grade35523.0%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Harris County High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on September 11, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school sucks. They have a horrible staff, and they favor students. People get bullied on a day to day basis, but I guess it happens.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 17, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great school all around
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 14, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Wow, don't even know where to begin. I will start with the principals, They are all exceptional. They truly care about the kids and want them to succeed in life and there education. They do not just give up on them and try to just get them pushed trough. I don't know of a high school were you walk in on the first day and any given day and find the local Sheriff walking around shaking hands and cutting up with the kids. They know he is there and also cares about there life. They have a great faculty. They think long and hard (and pray) before they hire someone. You can look at grades and that education is first on there list.

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