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Athens High School
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  • Public
  • ATHENS, AL

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade A minus
  8. Food
    grade B
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Athens High School is a highly rated, public school located in ATHENS, AL. It has 1,121 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 23 to 1. According to state test scores, 29% of students are at least proficient in math and 38% in reading.

About

655 HWY 31 NORTH
ATHENS, AL 35611
About Athens High School...
School District
Athens City

Athens High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
38%
Percent Proficient - Math
29%
Average Graduation Rate
91%
Average SAT
1100
15 responses
Average ACT
26
292 responses
AP Enrollment
16%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$57,444
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$766
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$224,200
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 12 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 12 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 27 responses
  • Football Games
    30%
  • "WE HATE EAST" pep rally
    19%
  • Homecoming bonfire
    11%
  • Homecoming parade
    11%
  • Pep rally on the courthouse steps
    11%
  • Pep rallies in general (since I'm in the band)
    7%
  • Homecoming
    4%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,121
Free or Reduced Lunch
33%
64%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 11 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 11 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 11 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
23:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$58,797
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.1%
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 18 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 18 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 18 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$13,840 / year
National
$12,239
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 19 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 19 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 19 responses

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