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DAWSON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL

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Dawson County High School Overview

Dawson County High School is a part of the Dawson County school district in Dawsonville, Georgia. As of our last data update the school employs 62.20 full-time teachers. There are 1025 students of which 318 receive a free lunch and 71 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

DAWSON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
1665 PERIMETER RD
DAWSONVILLE, GA 30534

Mailing Address

DAWSON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
P.O. BOX 129
DAWSONVILLE, GA 30534

General Information

Level: High School
District: Dawson County
Phone Number: 706-265-6555
School ID: 130165002253
Full-time Teachers: 62.20
Total Students: 1025
Eligible for Free Lunch: 318
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 16.48 students per full-time teacher compared to the Georgia average of 15.38 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Dawson County High School Values
Legend mark for state points - Georgia Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

2014 Georgia End of Course Tests (EOCT) Results
Ninth Grade Literature and Composition
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
5.6%44.4%50.0%
American Literature and Composition
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
7.0%49.6%43.4%
Biology
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
6.1%40.5%53.4%
Coordinate Algebra
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
37.2%51.7%11.0%
Economics
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
12.1%35.7%52.1%
Analytic Geometry/Algebra II/Statistics
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
***
Physical Science
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
7.9%36.4%55.8%
United States History
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
20.3%25.6%54.1%

Source: Georgia Department of Education

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students88%69%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students91%94%
Math: All Female90-94%70-74%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female90-94%>= 95%
Math: All Male80-84%65-69%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male85-89%90-94%
Math: High School85-89%65-69%
Reading and Language Arts: High School90-94%90-94%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Dawson County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Dawson County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for DAWSON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Robinson Elementary School

1150 Perimeter Rd Dawsonville, GA 30534
Distance: ~1 miles

Hightower Academy

516 Allen St Dawsonville, GA 30534
Distance: ~1 miles

New Dawson County Middle School

332 Hwy 9 North Dawsonville, GA 30534
Distance: ~1 miles

Riverview Middle School

5126 Hwy 9 South Dawsonville, GA 30534
Distance: ~4 miles

Riverview Elementary School

370 Dawson Forrest Rd Dawsonville, GA 30534
Distance: ~4 miles

Black S Mill Elementary School

1860 Dawson Forest Rd East Dawsonville, GA 30534
Distance: ~4 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Chestatee Regional Library System

342 Allen Street Dawsonville, GA 30534
Distance: ~0 miles

Forsyth County Public Library System

585 Dahlonega Road Cumming, GA 30040
Distance: ~14 miles

Hall County Library System

127 Main Street Nw Gainesville, GA 30501
Distance: ~18 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey