Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,770
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    169 3.8
  • Ranking

Thompson High School is a public school in Alabaster, Alabama. It has 1,770 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 88% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 169 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

100 Warrior Dr
Alabaster, AL 35007
(205) 682-5700

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 169 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: We have a good staff and great equipment.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: Teachers always go above and beyond for students.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: There are a variety of activities to be involved in.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: High school was an incredible experience for me and I enjoyed Thompson high school a lot. My class i graduated with was an awesome class and I had some of the best teachers while I attended. I would most definitely choose this school if I could do it all over again.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Food: I brought my own lunch to school every day just because it was a cheaper option, but from what I ever did try and what my friends ate for lunch it never looked gross or not eatable.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.66 Thompson Middle School Public
3.33 Thompson Intermediate School Public
3.66 Thompson Sixth Grade Center Public
Linda Nolen Learning Center Public
2.33 Evangel Classical Christian School Private, Religious
3.33 Creek View Elementary School Public
Westwood Baptist Weekday Education Ministry Private, Religious
2.33 Kingwood Christian School Private, Religious
3.33 Meadow View Elementary School Public
3.66 Helena Middle School Public
2.66 Helena Elementary School Public
3.66 Helena Intermediate School Public
Chase Learning Center & Daycare Private, Religious
3.33 Calera High School Public
3.33 Calera Middle School Public
2.66 Pelham High School Public
3.66 Valley Intermediate School Public
3.33 Valley Elementary School Public
Hoover High School Freshman Center Public, Alternative
2.33 Montevallo High School Public
3.33 Montevallo Elementary School Public
4.33 Hoover High School Public
4.00 South Shades Crest Elementary School Public
3.66 Trace Crossings Elementary School Public
3.33 Montevallo Middle School Public
3.66 Riverchase Middle School Public
3.66 Indian Springs School Private, Boarding
4.33 R.F. Bumpus Middle School Public
3.66 Calera Elementary School Public
4.00 Riverchase Elementary School Public
2.66 Greenwood Elementary School Public
1.66 Greenwood Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Thompson Middle School 0 mi. 919
3.33 Thompson Intermediate School 1 mi. 961
3.33 Creek View Elementary School 2 mi. 984
3.33 Meadow View Elementary School 3 mi. 984
3.33 Calera High School 5 mi. 910

Around Thompson High School

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

Student Diversity

Thompson High School United States Calera High School Creek View Elementary School Meadow View Elementary School Thompson Intermediate School Thompson Middle School
White 70.0% 51.6% 55.0% 66.0% 60.0% 65.0% 68.0%
African American 18.0% 15.2% 36.0% 16.0% 14.0% 17.0% 17.0%
Hispanic 9.0% 24.5% 6.0% 11.0% 21.0% 14.0% 11.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 3.0% 1.0% 2.0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 28.8%
Grade 10 26.1%
Grade 11 23.4%
Grade 12 21.8%

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 20 responses

  • 90% Yes
  • 5% Not sure.
  • 5% No

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

  • 29% Our student body
  • 29% Teachers who care about the well-being of students
  • 24% Committment to athletics
  • 19% A caring principal

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 46% Bathrooms need serious maintenance
  • 23% Needs upkeep and more money for school supplies
  • 15% New books and equipment for learning
  • 15% Bathrooms need adequate supplies

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 11 responses

  • 73% Our student body always comes together when needed
  • 27% Teachers that care about students

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

  • 36% Unique
  • 36% Memorable
  • 27% A melting pot

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 55% Be yourself and reflect it into your work
  • 36% Be yourself and join a club
  • 9% Work to your maximum potential

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 33% I love everything about this school.
  • 67% 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.