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Amarillo, TX
Students enrolled: 2,248

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4225 Danbury Street
Amarillo, TX 79109

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(806) 326-2000
(806) 354-5092
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May 13, 2011
I have two students that currently attend AHS. Both of them have had an excellent education with fantastic teachers. I wouldn't want them to go to any other school in Amarillo. They will both have one year of college credit when they graduate. Their teachers go over and above to ensure a quality education.

- submitted by a parent
February 09, 2010
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- submitted by a parent
no rating November 03, 2009
Best high school in Amarillo,Great teachers,principals and students! A++++++

- submitted by a parent
May 16, 2009
I am an Amarillo High School graduate and I was a low average student. I left the area after graduating and started college. I was amazed at how easy college was. I graduated with a 3.9 GPA. AHS prepared me in ways that I couldnt imagine.

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December 26, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
July 30, 2007
The instrumental music programs are incredible and the benefits my children have received from them are truly the highest level!

- submitted by a parent
March 13, 2006
Freshmen have a difficult time adjusting to the rigorous demands of their classes. Little homework is assigned, yet tests and exams are very difficult. I would like to see more teachers offer a variety of ways for students to show their mastery of a subject rather than simple knowledge-based tests. Many of the projects my kids have done looked more like art projects than a project for the subject they were for. Students need choices on projects as not all students are artistically inclined. Overall, this is a good school, but there should be some improvements made in the academic areas. Extra-curricular activities are top-knotch, though, with a lot of variety and something for just about everyone.

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October 27, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
October 11, 2005
Amarillo High has a great combination of academics and extracurricular activities. Graduates do well in difficult college settings. The sports teams are the finest in the city, and compete well state wide.

- submitted by a parent
July 14, 2005
Overall, this school is very accomodating to it's students. With a generous academic program, it's convenient for students to choose their academic path with the option to study courses closely related to their post-school dreams. It offers AP courses with college credentials, and an International Bacculearette program, too. The students are very competetive in the 5 choirs, 3 bands, and numerous intramural sports programs, including tennis, golf, and swimming, aside from the standard basketball, volleyball, and of course, football. The PTA is very active, as a whole, trying to provide safe atmospheres in school events, and of course, raising money to help the school. All in all, Amarillo High is a wonderful place to send your students.

- submitted by a student
February 20, 2004
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- submitted by a former student

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Amarillo High School
4225 Danbury Street, Amarillo, TX  79109
(806) 326-2000
Last modified Amarillo High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Amarillo High School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 11 reviews. Top