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Banks County School District


Banks County School District is located in north Georgia. Banks County School District has 232.09 square miles of land area and 1.80 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Banks County School District population is 18,317. Banks County School District median household income is $42,826 in 2010-2014. Banks County School District median house value is $130,700 in 2010-2014. On average, Banks County School District is better than the state average in quality.

Ranking:High School: (49 out of 176, top 28%)
Elementary/Middle School: (46 out of 177, top 26%)*
Rank: #53
Type:Regular Local School District
Grade:Prekindergarten to Grade 12
Number of Schools:4
Population18,317 (2010-2014), rank #105
Population Growth11.77% since 2005-2009, see rank
Population Density:78.32/sq mi, rank #90
Median Household Income:$42,826 at 2010-2014—4.35% increase since 2005-2009, rank #61
Median House Price:$130,700 at 2010-2014—-3.90% increase since 2005-2009, rank #54
Time Zone:Eastern GMT -5:00 with Daylight Saving in the Summer
Land Area:232.09 sq mi, rank #128
Water Area:1.80 sq mi (0.77%), rank #141
County:Banks County
City:Commerce, Danielsville, Homer, Maysville, Gillsville, Lula, Alto, Carnesville, Baldwin, Toccoa
Zip:30529, 30530, 30633, 30547, 30558, 30543, 30554, 30510, 30521, 30511, 30577
Area:Athens-Clarke County, GA;Gainesville, GA;Cornelia, GA;Toccoa, GA
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Banks County School District Map, Border, and Nearby Locations

102 Hwy 51 South
Homer GA, 30547, Banks County
Phone: 706-677-2224

Students and Teachers

      2013-2014         2012-2013         2011-2012         2010-2011         2009-2010         2008-2009         2007-2008    
Total Students:2,8602,8312,8762,9102,8862,9152,788
English Language Learner Students:647272797692103
Total Teachers:197.60194.50197.90190.40197.10209.50202.20
Total Other Staff:230.70222.20213.00211.80215.30217.20211.80
Instructional Aides:45.8042.1041.9041.9040.9041.0040.00
Instructional Coordinators & Supervisors:2.300.802.304.302.202.302.30
Total Guidance Counselors:
Elementary Guidance Counselors:
Secondary Guidance Counselors:
Other Guidance Counselors:NANANANANANANA
Librarians/Media Specialists:
Library/Media Support:7.708.705.806.306.606.105.10
District Administrators:7.507.008.007.508.007.506.50
District Administrative Support:5.604.604.704.704.705.305.30
School Administrators:8.508.508.509.008.508.608.50
School Administrative Support:14.8013.8013.7013.7016.7016.8016.80
Student Support Services:16.4017.008.507.5011.409.609.40
Other Support Services:115.10112.70110.60107.90106.30110.00107.90
Student-Teacher Ratio:14.4714.5614.5315.2814.6413.9113.79


Banks County Elementary SchoolGrade 3 to Grade 5   180 Hwy 51 South, Homer GA 30547
Banks County High SchoolGrade 9 to Grade 12   1486a Historic Homer Hwy, Homer GA 30547
Banks County Middle SchoolGrade 6 to Grade 8   712 Thompson St, Homer GA 30547
Banks County Primary SchoolPrekindergarten to Grade 2   266 Hwy 51 South, Homer GA 30547

Test Performance

YearTestGradeMeasurementScoreState Average
2006English Language Arts1st Grade% met std70.1%80%
2007English Language Arts1st Grade% met std80.1%82.4%
2008English Language Arts1st Grade% met std77.7%84.4%
2009English Language Arts1st Grade% met std83.2%84%
2010English Language Arts1st Grade% met std95.1%87%
2006Math1st Grade% met std86.6%90%
2007Math1st Grade% met std81%82.3%
2008Math1st Grade% met std80%86.4%
2009Math1st Grade% met std88.2%87%
2010Math1st Grade% met std95.5%85%
2006Reading1st Grade% met std83.9%87%
2007Reading1st Grade% met std92.3%90.1%
2008Reading1st Grade% met std85.9%90.3%
2009Reading1st Grade% met std94.1%90.9%
2010Reading1st Grade% met std98.1%93%
2006English Language Arts2nd Grade% met std83.7%83%
2007English Language Arts2nd Grade% met std79%83.7%
2008English Language Arts2nd Grade% met std83.1%84.1%
2009English Language Arts2nd Grade% met std86.8%86.8%
2010English Language Arts2nd Grade% met std87.6%85%
2006Math2nd Grade% met std88.1%87%
2007Math2nd Grade% met std77.8%81.4%
2008Math2nd Grade% met std87.8%85.5%
2009Math2nd Grade% met std93.6%87.3%
2010Math2nd Grade% met std91.8%86%
2006Reading2nd Grade% met std89.7%89%
2007Reading2nd Grade% met std89.8%91.3%
2008Reading2nd Grade% met std91.1%92%
2009Reading2nd Grade% met std91.1%91.9%
2010Reading2nd Grade% met std92.2%91%
2006English Language Arts3rd Grade% met std78%82%
2007English Language Arts3rd Grade% met std87.5%85.6%
2008English Language Arts3rd Grade% met std83%87.1%
2009English Language Arts3rd Grade% met std82.6%86.6%
2010English Language Arts3rd Grade% met std87.4%88%
2011English Language Arts3rd Grade% met std95.9%89.2%
2012English Language Arts3rd Grade% met std97%91%
2013English Language Arts3rd Grade% met std92.7%88.1%
2006Math3rd Grade% met std94.6%91%
2007Math3rd Grade% met std92.7%90.4%
2008Math3rd Grade% met std66.4%70.9%
2009Math3rd Grade% met std79%77.9%
2010Math3rd Grade% met std80.1%79%
2011Math3rd Grade% met std90%81.2%
2012Math3rd Grade% met std95%81%
2013Math3rd Grade% met std86.7%78.5%
2006Reading3rd Grade% met std85.8%82%
2007Reading3rd Grade% met std81.2%85.1%
2008Reading3rd Grade% met std85.9%87.5%
2009Reading3rd Grade% met std87%88%
2010Reading3rd Grade% met std89.5%90%
2011Reading3rd Grade% met std95.5%90.9%
2012Reading3rd Grade% met std98%90%
2013Reading3rd Grade% met std93.3%92.1%
2006Science3rd Grade% met std91.2%85%
2007Science3rd Grade% met std74.4%70.1%
2008Science3rd Grade% met std69.7%74.5%
2009Science3rd Grade% met std81.4%79.7%
2010Science3rd Grade% met std86.1%80%
2011Science3rd Grade% met std91.2%80.5%
2012Science3rd Grade% met std94.6%78%
2013Science3rd Grade% met std91.0%78.4%
2006Social Studies3rd Grade% met std91.2%88%
2007Social Studies3rd Grade% met std88.7%88.6%
2008Social Studies3rd Grade% met std88.4%89%
2009Social Studies3rd Grade% met std76.1%76.1%
2010Social Studies3rd Grade% met std73.7%79%
2011Social Studies3rd Grade% met std85.9%81%
2012Social Studies3rd Grade% met std93.6%81%
2013Social Studies3rd Grade% met std94.0%83.4%
2006English Language Arts4th Grade% met std73.2%79%
2007English Language Arts4th Grade% met std75.4%84.3%
2008English Language Arts4th Grade% met std84.7%86.2%
2009English Language Arts4th Grade% met std83.8%86.9%
2010English Language Arts4th Grade% met std89.8%87%
2011English Language Arts4th Grade% met std93%88%
2012English Language Arts4th Grade% met std94.6%90%
2013English Language Arts4th Grade% met std98.0%90.2%
2006Math4th Grade% met std80.3%79%
2007Math4th Grade% met std74%78.4%
2008Math4th Grade% met std71.7%70%
2009Math4th Grade% met std69.7%74.3%
2010Math4th Grade% met std81.7%77%
2011Math4th Grade% met std87.5%81.1%
2012Math4th Grade% met std90.1%81%
2013Math4th Grade% met std96.0%84.3%
2006Reading4th Grade% met std83.4%81%
2007Reading4th Grade% met std82.5%84.7%
2008Reading4th Grade% met std85.8%87.5%
2009Reading4th Grade% met std85.5%87.3%
2010Reading4th Grade% met std92.8%89%
2011Reading4th Grade% met std91.8%87.9%
2012Reading4th Grade% met std94.6%90%
2013Reading4th Grade% met std97.5%92.5%
2006Science4th Grade% met std94.9%88%
2007Science4th Grade% met std73.8%71.9%
2008Science4th Grade% met std81.7%73.8%
2009Science4th Grade% met std76.6%77.7%
2010Science4th Grade% met std88%80%
2011Science4th Grade% met std86.9%79%
2012Science4th Grade% met std87.3%81%
2013Science4th Grade% met std93.2%82.7%
2006Social Studies4th Grade% met std92.4%90%
2007Social Studies4th Grade% met std88.2%88.5%
2008Social Studies4th Grade% met std92.2%90.2%
2009Social Studies4th Grade% met std75.8%71.4%
2010Social Studies4th Grade% met std77.2%74%
2011Social Studies4th Grade% met std87.3%77.4%
2012Social Studies4th Grade% met std81.9%79%
2013Social Studies4th Grade% met std94.7%81.3%
2006English Language Arts5th Grade% met std71.6%85%
2007English Language Arts5th Grade% met std82.9%87.6%
2008English Language Arts5th Grade% met std86.3%89.9%
2009English Language Arts5th Grade% met std89.5%91.3%
2010English Language Arts5th Grade% met std91.6%92%
2011English Language Arts5th Grade% met std96.9%93%
2012English Language Arts5th Grade% met std97.2%95%
2013English Language Arts5th Grade% met std98.2%94.2%
2006Math5th Grade% met std81.9%88%
2007Math5th Grade% met std87.9%88.1%
2008Math5th Grade% met std71.8%71.7%
2009Math5th Grade% met std78%79.2%
2010Math5th Grade% met std80.1%82%
2011Math5th Grade% met std93.2%86.6%
2012Math5th Grade% met std94%84%
2013Math5th Grade% met std97.7%89.5%
2006Reading5th Grade% met std78.1%81%
2007Reading5th Grade% met std83.9%85.5%
2008Reading5th Grade% met std86.4%87.2%
2009Reading5th Grade% met std87.5%87.8%
2010Reading5th Grade% met std89.2%90%
2011Reading5th Grade% met std95.1%90.5%
2012Reading5th Grade% met std93.6%91%
2013Reading5th Grade% met std95.9%92.9%
2006Science5th Grade% met std87.9%89%
2007Science5th Grade% met std76.9%66.8%
2008Science5th Grade% met std78.6%71.3%
2009Science5th Grade% met std77.5%76%
2010Science5th Grade% met std77.3%77%
2011Science5th Grade% met std82.7%76.6%
2012Science5th Grade% met std86.3%78%
2013Science5th Grade% met std86.1%79.6%
2006Social Studies5th Grade% met std88%91%
2007Social Studies5th Grade% met std86.9%88.4%
2008Social Studies5th Grade% met std91%89%
2009Social Studies5th Grade% met std72%71.2%
2010Social Studies5th Grade% met std74.9%72%
2011Social Studies5th Grade% met std76.3%71.3%
2012Social Studies5th Grade% met std82.3%77%
2013Social Studies5th Grade% met std84.4%80.5%
2006English Language Arts6th Grade% met std88.9%84%
2007English Language Arts6th Grade% met std89.1%86.3%
2008English Language Arts6th Grade% met std92.9%87.4%
2009English Language Arts6th Grade% met std92.1%90.5%
2010English Language Arts6th Grade% met std95.4%92%
2011English Language Arts6th Grade% met std97.2%91.2%
2012English Language Arts6th Grade% met std96.9%92%
2013English Language Arts6th Grade% met std92.1%92.4%
2006Math6th Grade% met std64.5%62%
2007Math6th Grade% met std70.1%64.5%
2008Math6th Grade% met std80.1%69.3%
2009Math6th Grade% met std80.9%74.9%
2010Math6th Grade% met std87.8%75%
2011Math6th Grade% met std86.8%76.5%
2012Math6th Grade% met std92.5%80%
2013Math6th Grade% met std90.1%82.7%
2006Reading6th Grade% met std90.8%86%
2007Reading6th Grade% met std89.7%89.3%
2008Reading6th Grade% met std94.3%91.4%
2009Reading6th Grade% met std90%89.9%
2010Reading6th Grade% met std95.4%91%
2011Reading6th Grade% met std98.8%93.9%
2012Reading6th Grade% met std100%96%
2013Reading6th Grade% met std97.6%96.0%
2006Science6th Grade% met std74.1%61%
2007Science6th Grade% met std65.9%59.5%
2008Science6th Grade% met std82.5%66.1%
2009Science6th Grade% met std84.2%68.5%
2010Science6th Grade% met std91.3%70%
2011Science6th Grade% met std90.2%70.9%
2012Science6th Grade% met std91%73%
2013Science6th Grade% met std92.4%74.0%
2006Social Studies6th Grade% met std89.9%85%
2007Social Studies6th Grade% met std88.6%83.1%
2010Social Studies6th Grade% met std85.7%64%
2011Social Studies6th Grade% met std92.6%71.6%
2012Social Studies6th Grade% met std86.9%73%
2013Social Studies6th Grade% met std83.0%77.5%
2006English Language Arts7th Grade% met std88.2%84%
2007English Language Arts7th Grade% met std93.5%89.2%
2008English Language Arts7th Grade% met std89.6%89.7%
2009English Language Arts7th Grade% met std91.5%89.4%
2010English Language Arts7th Grade% met std91.7%91%
2011English Language Arts7th Grade% met std93.6%93%
2012English Language Arts7th Grade% met std97.1%94%
2013English Language Arts7th Grade% met std93.9%93.0%
2006Math7th Grade% met std86.4%80%
2007Math7th Grade% met std89.7%73.9%
2008Math7th Grade% met std88.1%79.8%
2009Math7th Grade% met std93.4%83.7%
2010Math7th Grade% met std91.6%86%
2011Math7th Grade% met std95.7%89.3%
2012Math7th Grade% met std95%91%
2013Math7th Grade% met std95.0%89.9%
2006Reading7th Grade% met std88.1%80%
2007Reading7th Grade% met std93.6%84.9%
2008Reading7th Grade% met std91.2%88%
2009Reading7th Grade% met std94.8%89.2%
2010Reading7th Grade% met std89.6%89%
2011Reading7th Grade% met std92.6%90.9%
2012Reading7th Grade% met std96.7%94%
2013Reading7th Grade% met std94.4%94.7%
2006Science7th Grade% met std81.6%63%
2007Science7th Grade% met std89.6%70%
2008Science7th Grade% met std85.5%75.1%
2009Science7th Grade% met std93%75.7%
2010Science7th Grade% met std90.4%80%
2011Science7th Grade% met std94.2%82.2%
2012Science7th Grade% met std95.2%85%
2013Science7th Grade% met std90.1%85.2%
2006Social Studies7th Grade% met std91.3%86%
2007Social Studies7th Grade% met std95.1%85.8%
2010Social Studies7th Grade% met std85.8%71%
2011Social Studies7th Grade% met std91.7%74.9%
2012Social Studies7th Grade% met std88.1%78%
2013Social Studies7th Grade% met std88.4%82.7%
2006English Language Arts8th Grade% met std85.2%87%
2007English Language Arts8th Grade% met std91.5%88.3%
2008English Language Arts8th Grade% met std92.2%89.3%
2009English Language Arts8th Grade% met std93.3%91.8%
2010English Language Arts8th Grade% met std92.4%92%
2011English Language Arts8th Grade% met std94.3%92.8%
2012English Language Arts8th Grade% met std98.4%95%
2013English Language Arts8th Grade% met std93.4%94.3%
2006Math8th Grade% met std84%77%
2007Math8th Grade% met std90.7%81.2%
2008Math8th Grade% met std80.1%62.1%
2009Math8th Grade% met std87.1%70.1%
2010Math8th Grade% met std92.4%74%
2011Math8th Grade% met std93.9%77.6%
2012Math8th Grade% met std94.8%77%
2013Math8th Grade% met std85.0%83.0%
2006Reading8th Grade% met std87.8%89%
2007Reading8th Grade% met std91.1%88.5%
2008Reading8th Grade% met std94.1%90.5%
2009Reading8th Grade% met std93.8%92.7%
2010Reading8th Grade% met std96.7%95%
2011Reading8th Grade% met std98.2%96%
2012Reading8th Grade% met std98.4%96%
2013Reading8th Grade% met std95.5%96.8%
2006Science8th Grade% met std85.6%76%
2007Science8th Grade% met std89.5%74%
2008Science8th Grade% met std83%59.6%
2009Science8th Grade% met std76.3%64.4%
2010Science8th Grade% met std83.3%66%
2011Science8th Grade% met std83.3%67.1%
2012Science8th Grade% met std91%74%
2013Science8th Grade% met std85.2%74.0%
2006Social Studies8th Grade% met std92.6%87%
2007Social Studies8th Grade% met std91.9%85.1%
2008Social Studies8th Grade% met std84.4%58.9%
2009Social Studies8th Grade% met std75.7%62.5%
2010Social Studies8th Grade% met std88.1%70%
2011Social Studies8th Grade% met std87.2%72.5%
2012Social Studies8th Grade% met std92%77%
2013Social Studies8th Grade% met std84.3%77.9%
2006Algebra IEnd of course% met std59%64%
2007Algebra IEnd of course% met std71.7%65%
2008Algebra IEnd of course% met std56.4%55%
2009Algebra IEnd of course% met std61.1%40%
2006American Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std82%81%
2007American Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std77.2%81%
2008American Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std84.3%84%
2009American Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std88.1%86%
2010American Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std86.7%86.1%
2011American Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std94.1%88.1%
2012American Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std89.9%89.2%
2013American Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std94.2%N/A
2006BiologyEnd of course% met std58%57%
2007BiologyEnd of course% met std49.2%58%
2008BiologyEnd of course% met std61.1%62%
2009BiologyEnd of course% met std72%64%
2010BiologyEnd of course% met std72.8%66.1%
2011BiologyEnd of course% met std83.6%69.9%
2012BiologyEnd of course% met std82.5%72.7%
2013BiologyEnd of course% met std77.2%N/A
2013Coordinate AlgebraEnd of course% met std28.9%36.9%
2006Economics/Business/Free EnterpriseEnd of course% met std61%58%
2007Economics/Business/Free EnterpriseEnd of course% met std56.3%66%
2008Economics/Business/Free EnterpriseEnd of course% met std64.2%68%
2009Economics/Business/Free EnterpriseEnd of course% met std55.7%68%
2010Economics/Business/Free EnterpriseEnd of course% met std71.9%70.3%
2011Economics/Business/Free EnterpriseEnd of course% met std72.3%72.2%
2012Economics/Business/Free EnterpriseEnd of course% met std69.5%77.3%
2013Economics/Business/Free EnterpriseEnd of course% met std79%78.9%
2006GeometryEnd of course% met std94%62%
2007GeometryEnd of course% met std88.1%63%
2008GeometryEnd of course% met std82.4%61%
2009GeometryEnd of course% met std82%47%
2010Mathematics IEnd of course% met std66.5%64.4%
2011Mathematics IEnd of course% met std55.5%61.3%
2012Mathematics IEnd of course% met std81.2%65.2%
2010Mathematics IIEnd of course% met std64.3%52.3%
2011Mathematics IIEnd of course% met std65.5%54.8%
2012Mathematics IIEnd of course% met std57.9%53.9%
2013Mathematics IIEnd of course% met std72.5%59.1%
2006Ninth Grade Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std69%65%
2007Ninth Grade Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std68.9%68%
2008Ninth Grade Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std75.9%73%
2009Ninth Grade Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std79.5%76%
2010Ninth Grade Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std81.1%79.4%
2011Ninth Grade Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std90.6%82.3%
2012Ninth Grade Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std89.9%84.1%
2013Ninth Grade Literature and CompositionEnd of course% met std84.1%85.7%
2006Physical ScienceEnd of course% met std64%61%
2007Physical ScienceEnd of course% met std56.6%62%
2008Physical ScienceEnd of course% met std66.7%63%
2012Physical ScienceEnd of course% met std89.8%77.5%
2013Physical ScienceEnd of course% met std94.2%82.7%
2006United States HistoryEnd of course% met std73%71%
2007United States HistoryEnd of course% met std57.9%71%
2008United States HistoryEnd of course% met std66.1%59%
2009United States HistoryEnd of course% met std73.8%60%
2010United States HistoryEnd of course% met std73.9%61.8%
2011United States HistoryEnd of course% met std90%66.2%
2012United States HistoryEnd of course% met std75.4%68.3%
2013United States HistoryEnd of course% met std90.6%72.6%
2008English Language ArtsEnd of course% met std86.9%90%
2009English Language ArtsEnd of course% met std89.3%89.98%
2010English Language ArtsEnd of course% met std89.2%90.1%
2011English Language ArtsEnd of course% met std96%91%
2011MathEnd of course% met std93%84%
2008ScienceEnd of course% met std85.7%86.2%
2009ScienceEnd of course% met std87.3%87.85%
2010ScienceEnd of course% met std94%90%
2011ScienceEnd of course% met std99%93%
2010Social StudiesEnd of course% met std86%77.9%
2011Social StudiesEnd of course% met std94%80%
2006EnglishEnd of course% met std91%96%
2007EnglishEnd of course% met std90.1%96.2%
2006MathematicsEnd of course% met std92%92%
2007MathematicsEnd of course% met std88.8%91.7%
2008MathematicsEnd of course% met std96%92%
2009MathematicsEnd of course% met std92%93.51%
2010MathematicsEnd of course% met std93%91%
2006ScienceEnd of course% met std75%73%
2007ScienceEnd of course% met std68%73.6%
2006Social StudiesEnd of course% met std87%86%
2007Social StudiesEnd of course% met std83.7%87.1%
2008Social StudiesEnd of course% met std89%86%
2009Social StudiesEnd of course% met std88%87.24%

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School District Fiscal Information

Total Revenue:$28,057,000$9,756 $28,805,000$9,899 $28,828,000$9,989 
Total Expenditures:$28,013,000$9,740 $25,352,000$8,712 $25,446,000$8,817 
Total Current Expenditures:$25,378,000$8,824 $24,505,000$8,421 $24,708,000$8,561 
Instructional Expenditures:$16,276,000$5,65964.1%$15,533,000$5,33863.4%$15,707,000$5,44263.6%
Student and Staff Support:$2,255,000$7848.9%$2,088,000$7188.5%$2,244,000$7789.1%
Operations, Food, Other:$4,738,000$1,64718.7%$4,444,000$1,52718.1%$4,251,000$1,47317.2%
Total Capital Outlay:$2,148,000$747 $534,000$184 $47,000$16 
Construction:$754,000$262 $29,000$10 $0$0 
Total Other:$0$0 $0$0 $41,000$14 
Interest on Debt:$439,000$153 $263,000$90 $597,000$207 
Total Salary:$15,925,000$5,537 $15,094,000$5,187 $15,640,000$5,419 
Instruction/Teacher Salary:$11,260,000$3,91570.7%$10,561,000$3,62970.0%$10,746,000$3,72368.7%
Other Salary:$4,665,000$1,62229.3%$4,533,000$1,55830.0%$4,894,000$1,69631.3%
Total Benefit:$5,367,000$1,866 $4,995,000$1,716 $5,084,000$1,762 
Instruction/Teacher Benefit:$4,078,000$1,41876.0%$3,830,000$1,31676.7%$3,896,000$1,35076.6%
Other Benefit:$1,289,000$44824.0%$1,165,000$40023.3%$1,188,000$41223.4%

* Banks County School District was rated 4 out of 5 by USA.com. The ranking was calculated based on publically available historical Math and English performance data.

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