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Aiken High School is a public school in Aiken Township, South Carolina. It has 1,432 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 52% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 77 reviews written and they have been mixed.

449 Rutland Dr
Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 641-2500

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 77 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Extracurricular activities are prevalent at Aiken High. There are a lot of christian clubs as well as academic clubs many students interact in.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: Faculty and staff definitely know what they're doing and everything is kept in order at Aiken High. Staff is also helpful. Bullying, however, is a big problem. I see kids being bullied everyday and nothing is done about it.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: Overall, high school is what you make of it and from my personal experience I made it into a career goal that I want to reax
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: I was involved in marching band and I had to best time performing on the field every game night
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: All of the extracurricular activities provided are helpful for a student to gain leadership and team working skills.

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Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
Aiken Performing Arts Academy Charter Public, Charter
Second Baptist Christian Preparatory School Private, Religious
3.33 Aiken Preparatory School Private
St. John's Methodist Kindergarten Private, Religious
First Baptist Church Kindergarten Private, Religious
3.33 Schofield Middle School Public
Mead Hall Episcopal School Private, Religious
St. Mary Help of Christians School Private, Religious
2.00 North Aiken Elementary School Public
Lloyd-Kennedy Charter School Public, Charter
2.33 Aiken Middle School Public
2.33 East Aiken Elementary School Public, Magnet
3.33 Millbrook Elementary School Public
3.00 M.B. Kennedy Middle School Public
3.00 South Aiken High School Public
South Aiken Baptist Christian School Private, Religious
3.00 Aiken Elementary School Public
2.33 J.D. Lever Elementary School Public
2.33 Warrenville Elementary School Public
2.66 Leavelle McCampbell Middle School Public
3.00 Chukker Creek Elementary School Public
Aiken Christian School Private, Religious
2.66 Gloverville Elementary School Public
2.66 Byrd Elementary School Public
Faith Christian School Private, Religious, Special Education
2.33 Oakwood-Windsor Elementary School Public
2.66 Midland Valley Preparatory School Public, Charter
2.66 Midland Valley High School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 M.B. Kennedy Middle School 4 mi. 940
3.00 South Aiken High School 4 mi. 1,543
3.00 Aiken Elementary School 5 mi. 803
3.00 Chukker Creek Elementary School 7 mi. 838
2.66 Byrd Elementary School 7 mi. 751

Around Aiken High School

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


Female 49%
Male 50%


Grade 9 32.3%
Grade 10 23.5%
Grade 11 23.0%
Grade 12 21.2%

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 7 responses

  • 71% Yes
  • 14% Not sure.
  • 14% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 67% Extracurricular activities
  • 17% A caring PTSO; good band; some great teachers...
  • 17% Volleyball

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 33% Schoolwide ignorance in student decisions
  • 33% People not taking their education seriously
  • 17% The facilities, administration, some teachers...
  • 17% The people

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 60% Slowly improving
  • 20% Trying
  • 20% Improving each and everyday
  • 0% Disappointment

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 40% Join jrotc!
  • 40% Keep up with schoolwork
  • 20% Have a sense of humor!
  • 0% Play sports

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 7 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 57% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 43% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.