Howard 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6400 Forsyth Rd
Macon, GA 31210
Phone
(478) 779-7852
District
BIBB COUNTY
County
BIBB COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1210
Classroom Teachers
70

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

4

(10 is best)

Better than 38.4% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Howard High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
43%
37%
46%
26%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 368 30.4%
Grade 10 309 25.5%
Grade 11 277 22.9%
Grade 12 256 21.2%
Total 1210 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 19.4% 12.5% 40.0%
Black 69.6% 80.0% 37.8%
Hispanic 6.7% 6.0% 17.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.2% 1.4% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 99.9% 59.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 99.9% 54.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 153,026 10,711,908
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 599.8 183
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 20.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.6% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.5% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 13.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 58,154 3,830,264
Single Parent Households With Children 15.4% 12.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.4% 87.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.3% 32.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.8% 13.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.2% 14.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.2% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.9% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.8% 17.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.7% 13.7%
$15,000 or less 20.3% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,437 $153,696,249 46.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $677 $16,164,729 4.9%
Staff $891 $21,274,407 6.4%
General Administration $168 $4,011,336 1.2%
School Administration $719 $17,167,563 5.2%
Operation $898 $21,441,546 6.5%
Transportation $433 $10,338,741 3.1%
Other $558 $13,323,366 4.0%
Total Support $4,343 $103,697,811 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,076 $73,445,652 22.2%
Total Expenditures $13,856 $330,839,712 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,525 $11,524,433,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $565 $998,054,000 4.7%
Staff $538 $950,230,000 4.5%
General Administration $132 $233,728,000 1.1%
School Administration $677 $1,195,608,000 5.6%
Operation $800 $1,412,553,000 6.7%
Transportation $513 $906,857,000 4.3%
Other $364 $642,609,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,589 $6,339,639,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,880 $3,320,620,000 15.7%
Total Expenditures $11,994 $21,184,692,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%