New Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
12.8
Math Proficiency
3.6
English Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 468 Students
  • 31 Teachers

New Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School
1180 TIGNALL RD
WASHINGTON, GA 30673

Phone: (706) 678-2426

District: Wilkes County

Overview

At New Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at New Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School is 20 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 56 percent. New Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School is the only high school in the Wilkes County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 468
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 56%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 71%
Full-Time Teachers 31

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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 91%
Proficient in Math 94%
College Readiness Index 12.8

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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 468
Proficient in English (district average) 91%
Proficient in Math (district average) 94%
College Readiness (district average) 12.8

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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