Athens High School

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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More
Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Science
31%
State avg: 23%
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Reading
42%
State avg: 32%
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Math
26%
State avg: 18%
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9/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
93%
State avg: 89%
AP course participation
15%
State avg: 13%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
88%
State avg: 45%
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Equity
4/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity section below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
59%
Black
27%
Hispanic
11%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
2%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
436 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
68%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
100 Hwy 31 North
Athens, AL 35611
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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