Athens High School

100 Hwy 31 North, Athens, AL 35611 | (256) 233-6613
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 879
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 109, Athens, AL 35612
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Christopher D Bolen
  • Fax: (256) 233-6617
  • Website: www.athenshighschool.org
School Operational Details
  • Shared Time School
School District Details
  • Athens City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,660
  • Graduation Rate: 80.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 3,122

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 879
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 56.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 442 (50.3%)
  • Females: 436 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (4.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 229 (26.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 271 (30.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Athens High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian70.8%
Black21424.3%
Asian60.7%
Hispanic799.0%
White57265.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Athens High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade25028.4%
10th Grade19922.6%
11th Grade20323.1%
12th Grade22725.8%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Athens High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on AHSGE state exams in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Language
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

AHSGE - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201096.4%96.4%93.3%
200994.7%94.7%87.6%
200884.3%84.3%72.6%
 
Language Test
201092.3%92.3%78.5%
200994.7%94.7%81.8%
200891.5%91.5%77.0%
 
Math Test
201097.4%97.4%84.3%
200997.8%97.8%85.6%
200894.0%94.0%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201093.8%93.8%81.8%
200995.1%95.1%81.6%
200892.5%92.5%81.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201093.8%93.8%73.1%
200994.2%94.2%78.9%
200892.0%92.0%72.6%
 
Science Test
200990.3%90.3%75.8%
200895.5%95.5%81.2%
 

Grade 12 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201096.5%96.5%94.0%
 
Language Test
201096.0%96.0%91.1%
200997.5%97.5%92.8%
200897.9%97.9%94.5%
 
Math Test
201098.7%98.7%94.7%
200998.0%98.0%95.4%
200897.3%97.3%95.5%
 
Reading Test
201098.7%98.7%93.6%
200997.5%97.5%94.2%
200896.8%96.8%95.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.8%97.8%90.5%
200995.9%95.9%91.6%
200896.8%96.8%93.0%
 
Science Test
200998.0%98.0%93.6%
200897.3%97.3%95.2%
 
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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