Alvin High School in Alvin-Pearland Township, TX - Niche

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Alvin High School is a public school in Alvin-Pearland Township, Texas. It has 2,440 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 80% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 141 reviews written and they have been mixed.

802 South Johnson St
Alvin, TX 77511
(281) 245-3000

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 141 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Student Culture & Diversity: A lot of different kind of people and groups. Would be easy to find friends here who share common interests.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Health & Safety: Campus is pretty safe we have on campus police. Most students you can trust and you can pretty much tell the ones who would have weapons of drugs on them. It isn't too common though.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Overall I like the school and most staff. It's just the other students here can be annoying like anywhere else.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Food: Some food is disgusting but the healthy options are not too bad.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: Our baseball and softball teams are really good. Football not so much but everyone loves the games.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Friendswood High School 7 mi. 2,033
2.00 Santa Fe High School 6 mi. 1,396
4.00 Friendswood Junior High School 8 mi. 1,536
3.66 Pearland High School 8 mi. 2,393
3.66 Manvel High School 8 mi. 2,175

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


Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Alvin High School United States Friendswood High School Friendswood Junior High School Manvel High School Pearland High School Santa Fe High School
Hispanic 48.0% 24.5% 14.0% 12.0% 33.0% 28.0% 17.0%
White 44.0% 51.6% 76.0% 77.0% 23.0% 48.0% 80.0%
African American 2.0% 15.2% 1.0% 1.0% 29.0% 14.0% 0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 5.0% 6.0% 11.0% 4.0% 0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.6% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 29.5%
Grade 10 24.1%
Grade 11 26.7%
Grade 12 19.7%

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 15 responses

  • 53% Yes
  • 33% Not sure.
  • 13% No

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

  • 60% The fact that it is big
  • 40% Open-minded students

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 56% Having to walk outside when it rains
  • 31% Some of the students
  • 12% Not a lot of help for college prep

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% It's just a little different..
  • 38% Has an outdoor campus

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 91% Jacket pride never dies
  • 9% Go hard or go home

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 92% Know the buildings
  • 8% Evryone can basically get along

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 25% I love everything about this school.
  • 75% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.