Southwest High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
4.1
Math Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 994 Students
  • 64 Teachers

Southwest High School
1730 CANTERBURY RD
MACON, GA 31206

Phone: (478) 779-4459

District: Bibb County

Overview

At Southwest High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Southwest High School is 16 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Southwest High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Bibb County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 994
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 92%
Full-Time Teachers 64

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 75%
Proficient in Math 51%
College Readiness Index 4.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 7
Total Students 6,582
Proficient in English (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 70%
College Readiness (district average) 13.5

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