Alvin High School in Alvin, TX - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    PK, 9-12
  • Students
    2,524
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    183 3.5
  • Ranking

Alvin High School is a public coed school in Alvin, Texas. It has 2,524 students in grades PK and 9-12. According to state standards, 80% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 183 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 183 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Teachers: Can't complain, they keep tabs on me which as much it bothers me, I am really going to miss it when I am off to college.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Health & Safety: Our school officials are very approachable and we have access to personal if a certain issue should arise.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Someone can not really say that there is nothing for them, we have something for everyone!
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: We are really blessed at Alvin High School! We have that small hometown feel and one on one connection with our teachers even with our district expanding every year.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Health & Safety: As with any school, we are not perfect, but our administrators really do listen, and change the rules to change with the times.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.33 Friendswood High School 7 mi. 2,165
2.33 Santa Fe High School 7 mi. 1,416
4.00 Pearland High School 9 mi. 2,896
4.00 Manvel High School 8 mi. 2,521
4.00 Clear Springs High School 9 mi. 2,312

Around Alvin High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Alvin High School United States Texas Clear Springs High School Friendswood High School Manvel High School Pearland High School Santa Fe High School
Hispanic 48.0% 25.0% 51.5% 24.0% 13.0% 34.0% 32.0% 17.0%
White 44.0% 51.0% 29.8% 53.0% 75.0% 19.0% 47.0% 79.0%
African American 3.0% 15.0% 12.4% 11.0% 1.0% 32.0% 13.0% 0%
Asian 1.0% 4.8% 3.7% 7.0% 6.0% 11.0% 5.0% 0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 1.9% 3.0% 1.0% 0% 2.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
PreK 0.6%
Grade 9 29.0%
Grade 10 27.9%
Grade 11 24.4%
Grade 12 18.2%

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 34 responses

  • 50% Yes
  • 32% Not sure.
  • 18% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 39% The fact that it is big
  • 29% Quality and diversity of classes
  • 21% Open-minded students
  • 11% Art Department

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 45% Having to walk outside when it rains
  • 33% Some of the students
  • 15% Not a lot of help for college prep
  • 3% Not alot of school spirit
  • 3% Some teachers dont take class seriously

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 19 responses

  • 68% Has an outdoor campus
  • 26% It's just a little different..
  • 5% The high availability of technical classes

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 31 responses

  • 61% Jacket pride never dies
  • 13% Little to no school spirit
  • 13% Go hard or go home
  • 10% It's a Great Day To Be A Jacket!
  • 3% Notorious

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 86% Know the buildings
  • 5% Just because it's big, doesn't mean you'll get los
  • 5% Evryone can basically get along
  • 5% Work hard and you'll do good.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 18% I love everything about this school.
  • 68% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 14% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.