Amarillo High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,170
College Readiness Index
16.1
Math Proficiency
3.4
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,089 Students
  • 129 Teachers

Amarillo High School
4225 DANBURY
AMARILLO, TX 79109

Phone: (806) 326-2000

District: Amarillo Independent School District

Overview

Amarillo High School is ranked 190th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Amarillo High School is 19 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 26 percent. Amarillo High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Amarillo Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2170
State Rank
#190

See Best High Schools in Texas

Students / Teachers

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

Total Enrollment 2,089
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 26%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 16%
Full-Time Teachers 129

More About Student Body

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 99%
Proficient in Math 95%
College Readiness Index 16.1

More About Test Scores

School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
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 6
Total Students 8,481
Proficient in Reading (district average) 91%
Proficient in Math (district average) 85%
College Readiness (district average) 12.5

Reader Comments ()

Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.

APĀ® and Advanced PlacementĀ® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.

International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Follow U.S. News Education

Like Us On Facebook