PROFICIENCY 20% 45% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
21%Richmond County
25%Augusta
35%Georgia

Laney 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 610 students and 39 teachers at Laney High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 590 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Laney High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.5%, which is 45% lower than the Georgia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students610
Teachers39.2
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch590
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment182
Taking some courses182
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses4
Passing no courses173

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 Laney High School, there are a total of 182 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 182 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All25-29%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School25-29%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All10-14%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School10-14%

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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Laney High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictGeorgiaNational
Caucasian 0.6% 19.3% 42.9% 51.1%
African American 94.2% 72.2% 36.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.3% 0.9% 3.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.6% 3.8% 13.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 2.4% 1.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.9% 2.5% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Johnson Magnet64%0.1Augusta, GA
Walker Traditional Elementary School59%0.4Augusta, GA
Davidson Magnet School86%0.7Augusta, GA
Craig-houghton Elementary School10%1.2Augusta, GA
Lamar - Milledge Elementary School10%1.3Augusta, GA
Academy Of Richmond County High School20%1.3Augusta, GA
Josey High School6%1.4Augusta, GA
Jenkins-white Elementary Charter School12%1.9Augusta, GA
Monte Sano Elementary School22%1.9Augusta, GA
North Augusta Elementary42%2.0North Augusta, SC
Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School14%2.2Augusta, GA
W.s. Hornsby K-8 School11%2.6Augusta, GA

Augusta demographics profile

StatisticAugustaGeorgiaNational
Population196,78410,099,320318,558,162
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

IndexAugustaGeorgiaNational
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%
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Source: The Laney High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.