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grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade C+
  4. College Prep
    grade C
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C+
  7. Administration
    grade C
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Americus Sumter County High School - South is a public school located in Americus, GA. It has 808 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 25% of students are at least proficient in math and 24% in reading.

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805 Harrold Ave
Americus, GA 31709
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
24%
Percent Proficient - Math
25%
Average Graduation Rate
87%
Average SAT
1010
165 responses
Average ACT
21
88 responses
AP Enrollment
16%

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Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$33,347
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$744
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$86,200
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
68%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 22 responses
Poll
55%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 22 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 61 responses
  • Basketball games
    25%
  • Football Games
    21%
  • Homecoming
    8%
  • Marching Band
    8%
  • Colorguard
    7%
  • Pep rallies
    7%
  • Tennis Matches
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
808
Free or Reduced Lunch
99%
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 23 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 23 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 22 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$49,470
Teachers in First/Second Year
1.8%
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 34 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 34 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 34 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$10,973 / year
National
$12,239
79%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 33 responses
42%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 33 responses
52%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 33 responses

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