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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 53 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data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!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 Demographics

81%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
54%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

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 Feb 28, 2024

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Ben Hill County School District

$31,040
raised using DonorsChoose
53
projects funded
24
teachers funded
209
donors
1
project for basic supplies
12
projects for technology
7
projects for books
1
project for art supplies

Ben Hill County School District has received support from 167 individuals from Georgia and 42 individuals out-of-state.

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