Athens High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,553
College Readiness Index
25.0
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 882 Students
  • 55 Teachers

Athens High School
100 HWY 31 NORTH
ATHENS, AL 35611

Phone: (256) 233-6613

District: Athens City

Overview

Athens High School is ranked 13th within Alabama. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Athens High School is 31 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 38 percent. Athens High School is the only high school in the Athens City.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1553
State Rank
#13

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 882
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 38%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 37%
Full-Time Teachers 55

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 94%
Proficient in Math 96%
College Readiness Index 25.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 882
Proficient in Reading (district average) 94%
Proficient in Math (district average) 96%
College Readiness (district average) 25.0

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