PROFICIENCY 6% 82% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
21%Richmond County

Josey High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Richmond County" in Augusta, GA. There are a total of 667 students and 53 teachers at Josey High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 646 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Josey High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 6.3%, which is 82% lower than the Georgia average.


Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch646
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment50
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)7
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses<=2

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Josey High School, there are a total of 50 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All<= 5%
High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School6-9%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Josey High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 4.8% 19.3% 42.9% 51.1%
African American 92.2% 72.2% 36.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.9% 3.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.0% 3.8% 13.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.4% 1.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.6% 2.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Augusta demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)65116791
Median age33.536.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%54%55%
Speak English94%86%79%
Speak Spanish3%8%13%

Education level achieved in Augusta

Completed 8th grade79.9%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school78.3%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college52.9%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.0%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.2%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters8.1%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.3%1.3%
Source: The Josey High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.