Fitzgerald, GA
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Fitzgerald Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Ben Hill County School District Details

Ben Hill County School District
509 West Palm Street
Fitzgerald, GA 31750

3,306 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Ben Hill County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Georgia

(10 is best)

Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Ben Hill County Middle School
134 Jc Hunter Rd
Fitzgerald, GA, 31750
06-08
Ben Hill County Primary School
221 Jc Hunter Rd
Fitzgerald, GA, 31750
PK-02
Ben Hill Elementary School
328 Lobinger Ave
Fitzgerald, GA, 31750
03-05
Fitzgerald High School
601 W Cypress St
Fitzgerald, GA, 31750
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.4% 43.3%
Black 42.9% 38.2%
Hispanic 11.7% 14.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 80.7% 62.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 74.4% 56.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 5.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,803 $19,161,506 61.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $340 $1,122,680 3.6%
Staff $517 $1,707,134 5.5%
General Administration $173 $571,246 1.8%
School Administration $592 $1,954,784 6.3%
Operation $613 $2,024,126 6.5%
Transportation $346 $1,142,492 3.7%
Other $143 $472,186 1.5%
Total Support $2,724 $8,994,648 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $865 $2,856,230 9.2%
Total Expenditures $9,392 $31,012,384 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,487 $9,571,579,972 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $413 $721,112,426 4.1%
Staff $438 $763,322,851 4.3%
General Administration $111 $193,247,503 1.1%
School Administration $553 $964,387,445 5.4%
Operation $697 $1,215,150,478 6.9%
Transportation $436 $759,901,301 4.3%
Other $323 $563,148,157 3.2%
Total Support $2,970 $5,180,355,643 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,711 $2,984,592,675 16.8%
Total Expenditures $10,167 $17,736,348,853 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%