PROFICIENCY 5% 86% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
34%Hall County

Lanier Career Academy is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "Hall County" in Gainesville, GA. There are a total of 415 students and 26 teachers at Lanier Career Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 267 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.

Lanier Career Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 5.0%, which is 86% lower than the Georgia average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch267
Reduced lunch25


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Lanier Career Academy, there are a total of n/a 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%
7< 50%
8<= 10%
High School6-9%

Proficiency in languages by grade

All<= 5%
7< 50%
8< 50%
High School<= 10%

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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Lanier Career Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 46.3% 52.7% 42.9% 51.1%
African American 6.8% 4.7% 36.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.7% 1.4% 3.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 44.1% 38.8% 13.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.4% 2.0% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Johnson High School29%0.9Gainesville, GA
Oakwood Elementary School34%1.5Oakwood, GA
Lyman Hall Elementary School11%1.8Gainesville, GA
Chicopee Elementary School22%2.2Gainesville, GA
Mcever Elementary School35%3.0Gainesville, GA
West Hall Middle School37%3.1Oakwood, GA
West Hall High School25%3.3Oakwood, GA
Martin Elementary School34%3.3Flowery Branch, GA
Gainesville Exploration Academy25%3.5Gainesville, GA
South Hall Middle School41%4.1Flowery Branch, GA
C. W. Davis Middle School52%4.3Flowery Branch, GA
Gainesville High School33%4.4Gainesville, GA

Gainesville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,16216791
Median age30.736.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%54%55%
Speak English56%86%79%
Speak Spanish39%8%13%

Education level achieved in Gainesville

Completed 8th grade68.2%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school66.2%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college44.7%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.1%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.8%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters8.6%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Lanier Career Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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