Camden County High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,488
Best High School in Georgia
#69
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Camden County
Type Public
 Phone (912)729-7318
 Location 6300 Laurel Island Pkwy
Kingsland, GA 31548
Charter School No

Camden County High School has an academic rating well above the average for Georgia high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 69th in the best public high schools in Georgia.

Racial Demographics

The Camden County High School student body is primarily White with a sizeable Black population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White61.1%1,520
Black25.4%632
Hispanic5.9%146
Asian Pacific1.2%30
Native American Indian0.6%15
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.4%9
Two or more races5.5%136

Family Income

vs. other Georgia high schools
Upper 25.8%

35.8% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Georgia high school median of 53%. By this measure, Camden County High School students are largely upper-middle income and rank 101st in Georgia for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman659
Sophomore612
Junior631
Senior586
Total2,488

Completions

Graduation Rate
89%
Rank in Georgia
118th
Rating
7 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students89%
Georgia Median85%
Percentile71%
White90%
Black90% to 94%*
Hispanic70% to 79%*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races80% to 89%*
Economically Disadvantaged85% to 89%*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
50%
Rank in Georgia
50th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Camden County High School scored an average 50% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Georgia Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 28% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 13.4% of Georgia high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls60%45% to 49%*
Boys57%37%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Black30% to 34%*20% to 24%*
Hispanic70% to 79%*40% to 49%*
Multiracial50% to 59%*40% to 49%*
White67%52%
With Disabilites11% to 19%*6% to 9%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*-

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
975

The average SAT score for Camden County High School students in 2015 was 975.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
31%
Rank in Georgia
261st
Rating
2 out of 10

373 out of 1,217 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (31%). College admission testing participation is well below the Georgia median rate of 40% and in the bottom 27% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
29%
AP Pass Rank in Georgia
98th
AP Pass Rate Rating
6 out of 10

Camden County High School offers 15 AP courses. 29 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 85% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Georgia schools of 17%. Camden County High School had 389 taking AP exams with a 231 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 66% percentile and somewhat above the Georgia state median of 44 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 59% 44%
Students enrolled in an AP class 29% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 2%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 25%
AP Courses Offered 15

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.8%20
Boys1%13
Girls0.6%7
Georgia Median0.1%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.3%9
Boys0.5%7
Girls0.2%2
Georgia Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students17.4%449
Boys20.5%269
Girls14.3%180
Georgia Median15%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students5.6%144
Boys7.4%97
Girls3.6%47

Location

Camden County High School
6300 Laurel Island Pkwy
Kingsland, GA
31548
(912)729-7318

9 out of 10 1

District

Camden County
Kingsland, GA