Auburn High School in Auburn, AL - Niche

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    Public, Coed
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Auburn High School is a public coed school in Auburn, Alabama. It has 1,625 students in grades 10-12. According to state standards, 90% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 221 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

405 South Dean Rd
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-4970

Ratings and Reviews
3.9 from 221 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: they have a really great and exitefull extracurricular activity program.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: they are always there to help their kids and watch out for them
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: the teachers are like friends they are there when you need them and in help.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: The clubs and organizations have a bunch to offer. There is Health science club, FCA, farmers club, FBLA, etc. Many students have different opportunities to join any club they think they would enjoy. Many of these organizations have gone on trips to compete against other students from different states. There is over half the school that is participating in these different clubs. Before I graduated I was in the Health Science club. It was fun. There was a lot of commitment you had to put towards the club. It was all worth it putting it on my college applications. The counselors at Auburn High was sweet ladies. However, it were some times where we could not get in touch with counselors or it took them a long time to email us back. I would just try and fix that.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: The parents that help out with the school was very helpful. However, I feel that the events that was really supported was the football team. I think that there was not much recognition towards the other sports or events that they school had.

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Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
4.33 Dean Road Elementary School Public, Coed
4.33 Wrights Mill Road Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Auburn Early Ed Center Public, Coed
4.33 Auburn Jr High School Public, Coed
4.33 Cary Woods Elementary School Public, Coed
4.33 Ogletree School Public, Coed
4.00 Drake Middle School Public, Coed
4.33 Richland Elementary School Public, Coed
4.33 Margaret Yarbrough School Public, Coed
3.66 West Forest Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.33 Southview Primary School Public, Coed
3.33 Carver Primary School Public, Coed
3.33 Opelika Middle School Public, Coed
3.66 Northside School Public, Coed
3.66 Beauregard Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Beauregard High School Public, Coed
3.33 Jeter Primary School Public, Coed
3.33 Loachapoka Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Loachapoka High School Public, Coed
3.66 Opelika High School Public, Coed
3.00 Sanford Middle School Public, Coed
3.66 Morris Avenue Intermediate School Public, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Opelika High School 7 mi. 1,258
2.33 Valley High School 22 mi. 850
3.33 Smiths Station High School 22 mi. 1,375
1.66 Russell County High School 26 mi. 1,027
2.33 Central High School 26 mi. 1,346

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


Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Auburn High School United States Alabama Central High School Opelika High School Russell County High School Smiths Station High School Valley High School
White 57.0% 51.0% 57.0% 27.0% 33.0% 48.0% 73.0% 57.0%
African American 29.0% 15.0% 33.6% 66.0% 60.0% 44.0% 21.0% 39.0%
Asian 9.0% 4.8% 1.4% 0% 2.0% 0% 0% 0%
Hispanic 2.0% 25.0% 5.5% 3.0% 3.0% 3.0% 2.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 1.6% 1.0% 0% 2.0% 0% 1.0%


Grade 10 32.4%
Grade 11 35.6%
Grade 12 32.0%

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 31 responses

  • 81% Yes
  • 16% Not sure.
  • 3% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 30 responses

  • 23% It is ranked one of the best schools in the State
  • 16% The resources and different opportunities
  • 16% Learning abilities
  • 16% Great classes
  • 15% Sports programs
  • 12% Electives

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 21% Overcrowded
  • 21% Need more room/ need a new school
  • 16% Drama can spread easily like everywhere else.
  • 16% Not enough parking
  • 6% The layout and structure of each building
  • 4% The lack of energy in some teachers
  • 4% Not enough time between classes
  • 3% Too much time spent in class
  • 3% Not enough freedom
  • 3% Lack of personal encouragement from some teachers
  • 1% Need more extracurricular activities and classes

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 29 responses

  • 38% All of the above
  • 31% AP and IB classes
  • 14% Its a school that is full of opportunities
  • 10% Great teachers
  • 7% AP and IB classes and the teachers

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 30 responses

  • 37% Everyone succeeds at something
  • 33% High academic achievement school
  • 23% Outstanding
  • 3% Mostly close-minded students, with some exceptions
  • 3% Under funded

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 24 responses

  • 71% Take advantage of all your resources
  • 29% Great academics

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 8% I love everything about this school.
  • 76% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 16% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.