Macon Economic Development Commission

Public Schools K-12

Macon, GA 31201
478-765-8711
http://www.bcsdk12.net

Bibb County’s School System, managed by an elected Bibb County Board of Education and an appointed Superintendent of Schools, serves pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade students. The current  superintendent is Dr. Curtis L. Jones, Jr. Bibb County’s School System has 14 Title 1 Distinguished Schools, 2 National Schools of Character, and 9 Magnet Schools (including 3 Elementary Magnet Schools).

Total Enrollment for 2014-2015
24,214

 

 

Schools Operated 2014-2015
1 Charter School
7 High Schools
7 Middle Schools
25 Elementary Schools
6 Special Programs and Alternative Schools

 

 

Certified Staff Positions Ratios
Teacher/ Administrator Ratio 9:1
Teacher/ Support Person Ratio 8:1
Teacher/ Staff Ratio 4:1
Student Enrollment/ All Teacher 15:1

 

Students by Race/Ethnicity 2014-2015

Race/Ethnicity Bibb County School System Georgia
Asian 2% 4%
Black 73% 37%
Hispanic 4% 14%
White 19% 42%
Multiracial 2% 3%

Source: School Performance and Report Card from Georgia Governor's Office of Student Achievement

Average Total SAT Score (Bibb County, Georgia, and U.S.) 2014-2015

  Bibb Georgia U.S.
Total SAT Score 1234 1407 1471
Number Tested 602 45,896 1,332,096

Source: Georgia Governor's Office of Student Achievement, Research, Evaluation, and Data, State Education Data, Downloadable Files

Average Total ACT Score (Bibb County, Georgia, and U.S.) 2014-2015

  Bibb Georgia U.S.
Total ACT Score 17.5 20.2 21
Number Tested 455 38,561 1,924,436

 

Dropout Statistics

Year 7th-12th % 9th-12th %
2004/2005 11,712 5.2% 7,046 7.7%
2005/2006 11,418 4.8% 6,986 7.2%
2006/2007 11,591 5.5% 7,224 8%
2007/2008 11,651 4.8% 7,179 6.6%
2008/2009 11,623 4.7% 7,362 6.3%
2009/2010 11,483 5.2% 7,441 6.3%
2011/2012 11,488 5.4% 7,430 7.2%
2012/2013   4.7%   6.5%
2013/2014   5.1%   6.9%
2014/2015   3.60%   5.2%

 

 

Exiting Credentials for 2014-2015 High School Completers

Graduates

Total
Diplomas with Both College Prep & Voc 0
Diplomas with College Prep Endorsements 0
Diplomas with Vocational Endorsements 0
Total Graduates 1,166
Other Completers  
Special Education Diplomas 7
Certificates of Attendance 2
Total Other Completers 0
Total High School Completers 1,157

Source: Source: Georgia Diploma Information (SR057A), Student Record Collection System (FY2015),
Georgia Department of Education