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Stewart County High School

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Posted March 14, 2012

The review of this school by the student below was enough to scare me away. If that is an example of the education the school gives the students, I'll look elsewhere.


Posted February 5, 2006

this is a great school.it has so many great things about it especially the ninth grade academy students.it's just fabolous
—Submitted by a student


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 91% in 2011.

28 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
89%

2010

 
 
97%

2009

 
 
69%
Math

The state average for Math was 84% in 2011.

27 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
89%

2010

 
 
93%

2009

 
 
73%
Science

The state average for Science was 93% in 2011.

28 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
96%

2010

 
 
86%

2009

 
 
71%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 80% in 2011.

28 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
79%

2010

 
 
62%

2009

 
 
58%
Scale: % at or above passing

About the tests


In 2010-2011 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) in English language arts, math, science and social studies to students in grade 11. The GHSGT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass all parts of the GHSGT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Writing

The state average for Writing was 95% in 2013.

34 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
97%

2012

 
 
95%

2011

 
 
94%

2010

 
 
83%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT) to students in grade 11. The GHSWT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass the GHSWT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

9th Grade Literature

The state average for 9th Grade Literature was 86% in 2013.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
64%

2011

 
 
81%

2010

 
 
81%
Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 30% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a
American Literature

The state average for American Literature was 91% in 2013.

27 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
89%

2012

 
 
96%

2011

 
 
93%

2010

 
 
80%
Biology

The state average for Biology was 75% in 2013.

23 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
40%

2010

 
 
62%
Coordinate Algebra

The state average for Coordinate Algebra was 37% in 2013.

37 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
16%
Economics

The state average for Economics was 79% in 2013.

24 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
54%

2012

 
 
22%

2011

 
 
23%

2010

 
 
20%
Geometry

The state average for Geometry was 75% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a
Integrated Math I

The state average for Integrated Math I was 29% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
45%
Integrated Math II

The state average for Integrated Math II was 59% in 2013.

31 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
27%
Physical Science

The state average for Physical Science was 83% in 2013.

42 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
79%

2010

 
 
62%
U.S. History

The state average for U.S. History was 73% in 2013.

20 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
60%

2012

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
52%

2010

 
 
13%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered End-of-Course Tests (EOCT) in 9th grade math levels 1 and 2, biology, United States history, physical science, American literature and economics. The EOCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

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GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 90% 37%
White 9% 44%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Hispanic 1% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • John Hamilton
Fax number
  • (229) 838-4352

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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7062 Green Grove Road
Lumpkin, GA 31815
Phone: (229) 838-4301

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