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Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School

Public | 9-12 | 459 students

 
 

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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.

74 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
91%

2010

 
 
n/a

2009

 
 
n/a
Math

The state average for Math was 84% in 2011.

63 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
94%

2010

 
 
n/a

2009

 
 
n/a
Science

The state average for Science was 93% in 2011.

74 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
93%

2010

 
 
n/a

2009

 
 
n/a
Social Studies

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

75 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
85%

2010

 
 
n/a

2009

 
 
n/a
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.

96 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
97%

2012

 
 
91%

2011

 
 
94%

2010

 
 
n/a
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.

79 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
76%

2012

 
 
86%

2011

 
 
86%

2010

 
 
90%
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.

73 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
96%

2012

 
 
94%

2011

 
 
90%

2010

 
 
80%
Biology

The state average for Biology was 75% in 2013.

94 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
65%

2012

 
 
67%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
68%
Coordinate Algebra

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

82 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
9%
Economics

The state average for Economics was 79% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
90%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
72%
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.

17 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
53%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
65%
Integrated Math II

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

67 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
59%

2011

 
 
72%

2010

 
 
23%
Physical Science

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

34 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
94%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
90%

2010

 
 
96%
U.S. History

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

23 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
80%
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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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 47% 44%
Black 46% 37%
Hispanic 5% 12%
Two or more races 2% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1180 Tignall Rd
Washington, GA 30673
Phone: (706) 678-2426

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