Abernathy High School

23 reviews
  1. Abernathy Independent School District
  2. 9-12
  3. Public
B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Diversity
    A-
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Readiness
    B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    A+
  7. Administration
    NG
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    NG
  10. Resources & Facilities
    A+
Address
505 7th St
Abernathy, TX 79311
Telephone
(806) 298-4902
Website
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
67%
Percent Proficient - Math
65%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
920
1 response
Average ACT
24
7 responses
AP Enrollment
3%

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A+
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Students

Diversity
A-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
211
Free or Reduced Lunch
48%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$42,559
Teachers in First/Second Year
3.8%
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B
Based on expenses per student, number of sports offered, and student and parent reviews.
Girls Athletic Participation
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Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$24,977/ year
National
$11,890
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Reviews

23 reviews
  • Excellent
    8
  • Very Good
    8
  • Average
    7
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    0
Overall our administration does the best they can to keep the school running smoothly daily;however, our office staff and principal are not on the same page about dress code. While the office staff says there are certain dress code policies to follow, they tend to be biased. Not all students are called to the office for inappropriate clothes. Our principal will usually send anyone he sees not following dress code home, but the office usually decides who they will send home. Our guidance counselor is new and she does her best; however, she is not as knowledgeable as our last one.
  • High School Senior
  • Jan 25 2015
Our school makes sure that every student becomes involved with sports one way or another. For example, our entire school attends pep rallies and dresses up in certain themes to show spirit. My school just recently got new athletic facilities that are by far the best in the district. If a student is not in athletics, they are required to take PE, so everyone partakes in physical education. For any sport event, the community comes together to cheer on the players. Most players are very competitive and driven by coaches constant encouragement.
  • High School Senior
  • Jan 25 2015
This school is great because it is family oriented. Due to the small size of the school, I was enabled to participate in many extra curricular events. Unlike a big school where you have to pick one extra curricular activity, at Abernathy, I was able to partake in anything I wanted. I loved the tradition the school had from pep rallies to the parent's attendance in any activity. My school felt like a safe environment, which I think makes it unique from others. However, I wish my school had more classes to offer like art. Since it is a small school they can only offer so many classes. I would choose this school again because I loved how our teacher's pushed us to be better student's and encouraged us to attend college.
  • High School Senior
  • Jan 25 2015