Auburn High School in Auburn, AL - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    10-12
  • Students
    1,625
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    214 3.8
  • Ranking

Auburn High School is a public 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 214 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 214 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Student Culture & Diversity: There are many different types of people and many different types of clubs, sports, and activities to get involved in.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Academics: Overall the academics at AHS is above average in areas of teachers, counselors, safety, workload etc.
    • High School Sophomore
    • 3
    Teachers: The thing about this school is that teaching styles vary. You may have Science with a teacher that is a very knowledgeable, kind teacher, or science with someone that doesn't want to teach. It really depends on the teacher.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: The teachers are all highly educated on their subjects and on many other topics. They all put forth a great deal of effort to make sure that the students have ample amounts of information and access to help, if needed. The teachings styles are involved, active, and interesting. Grades are put in daily and the teachers are all very easy to comnunicate with.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Since Auburn is a college town, academics surrounds the citizens of Auburn. This aids in the motivation of the students at AHS and helps all students to strive to be better ones.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

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

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

Around Auburn High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

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

Enrollment

Enrollment
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 29 responses

  • 79% Yes
  • 17% Not sure.
  • 3% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 23% It is ranked one of the best schools in the State
  • 17% The resources and different opportunities
  • 16% Sports programs
  • 16% Learning abilities
  • 16% Great classes
  • 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 27 responses

  • 41% All of the above
  • 26% AP and IB classes
  • 15% Its a school that is full of opportunities
  • 11% Great teachers
  • 7% AP and IB classes and the teachers

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 39% Everyone succeeds at something
  • 32% High academic achievement school
  • 21% Outstanding
  • 4% Mostly close-minded students, with some exceptions
  • 4% 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 23 responses

  • 4% I love everything about this school.
  • 78% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 17% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.