Abilene High School in Abilene, TX - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,937
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    154 3.6
  • Ranking

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 154 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 154 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Student Culture & Diversity: students are really nice to each other and respect each other.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Health & Safety: you don't really hear much about bullying its a safe environment.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: i really learned a lot and they actually care. i love that school.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Food: we have a choice and you can actually pick whatever they have which is like 3 options.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: they are strict on things that are meaningful in life.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Taylor County Learning Center Public, Alternative
Woodson Center for Excellence Public, Alternative
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Academy for Technology, Engineering, Math & Science (ATEMS) Public
St. John's Episcopal School Private, Religious
3.33 Madison Middle School Public
2.66 Jackson Elementary School Public
3.33 Thomas Elementary School Public
3.00 Cooper High School Public
3.00 Clack Middle School Public
3.00 Taylor Elementary School Public
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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

Gender

Gender
Female 51%
Male 48%

Student Diversity

Abilene High School United States Central High School Cooper High School Lake View High School Lincoln Middle School Snyder Elementary School
White 42.0% 51.6% 43.0% 47.0% 28.0% 27.0% 36.0%
Hispanic 40.0% 24.5% 48.0% 31.0% 65.0% 65.0% 59.0%
African American 13.0% 15.2% 4.0% 12.0% 4.0% 4.0% 2.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 1.0% 3.0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 1.0% 4.0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
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 9 responses

  • 44% Yes
  • 11% Not sure.
  • 44% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 38% Teachers
  • 31% Community
  • 19% Size
  • 12% Course variety

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 7 responses

  • 86% School pride
  • 14% There are too many kids that dont care about it.
  • 0% Very diverse

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 56% It's all about football, best time of the year.
  • 22% Spirited
  • 22% "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 9 responses

  • 67% Take preap and AP courses, those students care.
  • 33% You DO need to read the textbooks

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 71% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 29% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.