School Details

New Heard County High School

545 Main St, Franklin, GA 30217
(706) 675-3656
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 583 students Unknown student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

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Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT)

In 2010-2011 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) in English language arts, math, science and social studies to students in grade 11. The GHSGT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass all parts of the GHSGT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.
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Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT) to students in grade 11. The GHSWT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass the GHSWT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Heard County School System average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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End-of-Course-Tests (EOCT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered End-of-Course Tests (EOCT) in 9th grade math levels 1 and 2, biology, United States history, physical science, American literature and economics. The EOCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Heard County School System average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

New Heard County High School is a public high school in Franklin. The principal of New Heard County High School is Rodney Kay, whose e-mail is Rodney.kay@heard.k12.ga.us. 583 students go to New Heard County High School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 58% of the 583 students here have subsidized lunches. Callaway High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 9% 10%
White, non-Hispanic 86% 85%
Multiracial 3% %
Hispanic 2% 2%
Asian 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.09%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 58% 59%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 months ago)

    Great teachers - great students. Consistently in the top rankings for test scores. Athletics programs are superb and very competitive! Administration and teachers are very committed.

  • (8 months ago)

    Great academics. Routinely ranks near the top of state EOCT scores and graduation rate has been on the rise for the past 7 years!

  • (1 year ago)

    it sucks .. to much drama and inly a few teachers actually care about u ... but i love the football team! our sports program rocks

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