Pierce County High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
13.8
Math Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 963 Students
  • 60 Teachers

Pierce County High School
4850 COUNTY FARM RD
BLACKSHEAR, GA 31516

Phone: (912) 449-2055

District: Pierce County

Overview

At Pierce County High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pierce County High School is 28 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 17 percent. Pierce County High School is the only high school in the Pierce County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 963
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 17%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 50%
Full-Time Teachers 60

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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 90%
Proficient in Math N/A
College Readiness Index 13.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 1
Total Students 963
Proficient in English (district average) 90%
Proficient in Math (district average) N/A
College Readiness (district average) 13.8

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