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Ben Hill County School District

  • Schools
    6
  • Students
    3,200
  • Teachers
    212

Ben Hill County School District is a public school district in Georgia. They serve 3,200 students across 6 schools, and its teachers have had 35 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Ben Hill County School District Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (229) 409-5500
  • 509 W Palm St
  • Fitzgerald, GA-3253

Ben Hill County School District Students

81%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
54%
of its student body are Black, Latinx, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Ben Hill County School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Ben Hill County School District had a total revenue of $35.2 million in the 2016-17 school year. 27.4% came from local sources, 62.1% from state sources, and 10.5% from federal sources.

Ben Hill County School District had a per-pupil revenue of $11,007 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 27.4% came from local sources, 62.1% from state sources, and 10.5% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Ben Hill County School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Dec 6, 2021

DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

$19,147
raised using DonorsChoose
35
projects funded
17
teachers funded
161
donors
1
project for basic supplies
6
projects for technology
4
projects for books
1
project for art supplies

Ben Hill County School District has received support from 161 individuals from Georgia and 39 individuals out-of-state.

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