Mary Persons High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
310 Montpelier Ave
Forsyth, GA 31029
Phone
(478) 994-2812
District
MONROE COUNTY
County
MONROE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1153
Classroom Teachers
76

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

9

(10 is best)

Better than 85.9% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Mary Persons High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

80 60 40 20 0
60%
47%
75%
59%
45%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
59%
43%
66%
46%
51%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
15
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 302 26.2%
Grade 10 330 28.6%
Grade 11 274 23.8%
Grade 12 247 21.4%
Total 1153 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.0% 70.7% 40.7%
Black 24.4% 25.1% 38.0%
Hispanic 2.4% 3.3% 16.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 0.7% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.0% 51.8% 60.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.6% 44.3% 55.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 7.4% 5.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 27,010 10,617,423
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 67.9 182
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.0% 20.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.6% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.6% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 17.5% 13.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,803 3,758,798
Single Parent Households With Children 8.6% 12.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.0% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.3% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.8% 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.4% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 17.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.0% 14.2%
$15,000 or less 14.4% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,296 $25,523,984 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $477 $1,933,758 3.9%
Staff $554 $2,245,916 4.5%
General Administration $303 $1,228,362 2.5%
School Administration $529 $2,144,566 4.3%
Operation $1,172 $4,751,288 9.6%
Transportation $926 $3,754,004 7.6%
Other $140 $567,560 1.1%
Total Support $4,102 $16,629,508 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,819 $7,374,226 14.9%
Total Expenditures $12,217 $49,527,718 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,158 $10,882,473,346 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $526 $929,698,798 4.6%
Staff $511 $903,923,542 4.4%
General Administration $129 $227,147,490 1.1%
School Administration $643 $1,136,500,769 5.6%
Operation $771 $1,363,376,756 6.7%
Transportation $484 $856,045,567 4.2%
Other $320 $564,885,201 2.8%
Total Support $3,385 $5,981,796,435 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,981 $3,501,643,160 17.2%
Total Expenditures $11,524 $20,365,869,544 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%