Tift County High School

1 Blue Devil Way, Tifton, GA 31794 | (229) 387-2475
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,421
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,421 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
  • Tift County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,371
  • Graduation Rate: 69.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.9
  • Enrolled Students: 7,620

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,421
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 86.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 691 (48.6%)
  • Females: 730 (51.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 90 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 566 (39.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 656 (46.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tift County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.07%
Black47733.6%
Asian261.8%
Hispanic14410.1%
White75953.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tift County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade251.8%
10th Grade51336.1%
11th Grade44831.5%
12th Grade43530.6%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Tift County High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 05, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Overall Tift County High School is a great school system and challenges their students. But as an alumni I wish that that they'd prepared the students more for post secondary schools, not educational wise they were great for that, but for talking more and giving more advice and help for what to schools to choose and what careers may be an interest for those that are lost.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Tift 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
200986.9%86.9%90.0%
 
Math Test
200993.7%93.7%93.5%
 
Science Test
200987.5%87.5%87.9%
 
Social Studies Test
200981.9%81.9%87.2%
 
Source: GA Department of Education 2008-2009

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