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Abilene High School is a public school in Abilene, Texas. It has 1,937 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 85% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 147 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

2800 North 6th St
Abilene, TX 79603
(325) 677-1731

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 147 reviews
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    • Parent
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: I've been involved in volleyball, basketball & soccer. I've also loved supporting the football team. School spirit is very high and fun! Fan support is awesome too!
    • Parent
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: Our principal, guidance counselors and office staff have been great during my time at AHS. I've always respected them and their decisions.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Teachers: I've had great teachers during my time at AHS.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Favorite experiences are PALS, Yearbook, Soccer, Friends, Teachers. This school is unique because of all the different walks of life and many things to get involved in. Yes, I would choose to do it all over again!
    • Parent
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There's a club for everyone at my school. Very diversified. Some have a high level of commitment where others are less. I'm involved in PALS, Yearbook, soccer team manager, Eagle Leader, Prom Committee. All have been different, require different levels of participation, and fun!

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Cooper High School 3 mi. 1,887
2.66 Lake View High School 77 mi. 1,213
2.66 Lincoln Middle School 77 mi. 972
Snyder Elementary School 71 mi. 1,283
3.33 Central High School 80 mi. 1,973

Around Abilene High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 51%
Male 48%


Grade 9 27.9%
Grade 10 23.7%
Grade 11 24.5%
Grade 12 23.9%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 38% Yes
  • 12% Not sure.
  • 50% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 42% Teachers
  • 33% Community
  • 17% Size
  • 8% Course variety

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 6 responses

  • 83% School pride
  • 17% There are too many kids that dont care about it.
  • 0% Very diverse

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% It's all about football, best time of the year.
  • 25% Spirited
  • 12% "It's a great day to be an Eagle" ~ Terry Bull

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% Take preap and AP courses, those students care.
  • 38% You DO need to read the textbooks

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements regarding parent involvement at this school?     Based on 6 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Most parents at this school put too much pressure on their kids
  • Most parents at this school are very involved in their child's education
  • The PTA/PTO (i.e. parent groups) are very committed and have a positive impact on the school environment
  • Most parents at this school care about the success of all students, not just their own
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for school athletic events
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for non-athletic school events
  • The parents at this school have a very positive impact on the school's environment and culture
  • The parents at this school respect the opinions and judgements of teachers and administrators
  • Most parents at this school are really great parents.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 67% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 33% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.