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Amherst County High School is a public school in Amherst, VA. It has 1,503 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 68 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Overall Experience: Not the best. But certainly not the worst.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Better to stay to yourself.

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On Teachers: If you have a problem, you can talk to your favorite teacher about it. They help a lot.

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On Sports & Fitness: Sports are based off of your popularity level. If you joined the team your Freshman year, your guaranteed a spot all 4 years. If your not known and you try out.. You WON'T make it.

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High School Junior

On Resources & Facilities: The quality of the school is very good

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Amherst County High School is a public school in Amherst, VA. It has 1,503 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 68 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

84%

Test Performance

27
Amherst County High School performed better than 27% of other schools on Virginia math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1670

Based on 15 students surveyed
Math
580
Verbal
570
Writing
520
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 57% Yes
  • 29% Not sure.
  • 14% No

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
51.9%
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Female
48.1%
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Racial Diversity

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White
68.9%
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African American
25.1%
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Multiracial
2.5%
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Hispanic
1.9%
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Native American
1.1%
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Asian
0.6%
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Pacific Islander
0%