Athens High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
100 Highway 31 N
Athens, AL 35611
Phone
(256) 233-6613
District
ATHENS CITY
County
LIMESTONE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1005
Classroom Teachers
57

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.4% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Athens High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 43
Proficiency in Reading 51 43
Proficiency in Math 54 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.63
AVG FOR DISTRICT 24.47
AVG FOR STATE 17.51
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 289 28.8%
Grade 10 250 24.9%
Grade 11 259 25.8%
Grade 12 207 20.6%
Total 1005 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 56.2% 61.0% 56.2%
Black 24.8% 23.3% 33.6%
Hispanic 15.3% 13.6% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 1.1% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 1.0% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.0% 42.8% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.6% 39.9% 46.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 2.8% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 24,735 4,887,871
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 633.4 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.6% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.5% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.5% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.7% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,256 1,860,269
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 11.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.7% 85.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 24.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.5% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.3% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.8% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.6% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.9% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.5% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 17.4% 15.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,566 $21,891,078 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $425 $1,671,525 4.1%
Staff $402 $1,581,066 3.9%
General Administration $354 $1,392,282 3.4%
School Administration $565 $2,222,145 5.5%
Operation $929 $3,653,757 9.0%
Transportation $284 $1,116,972 2.7%
Other $387 $1,522,071 3.7%
Total Support $3,347 $13,163,751 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,457 $5,730,381 14.1%
Total Expenditures $10,370 $40,785,210 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,255 $3,914,559,672 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $567 $422,058,201 5.4%
Staff $393 $292,831,749 3.7%
General Administration $240 $178,450,943 2.3%
School Administration $572 $426,100,145 5.4%
Operation $872 $649,636,865 8.3%
Transportation $463 $345,216,412 4.4%
Other $209 $155,448,946 2.0%
Total Support $3,315 $2,469,591,442 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,987 $1,480,438,584 18.8%
Total Expenditures $10,558 $7,864,664,335 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%