Abbeville High School

411 Graball Cutoff,

Abbeville, AL, 36310-0519

Tel: (334)585-2065
Grades: 7-12

480 students

Abbeville High School serves 480 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Abbeville High School operates within the Henry County School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 480 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 480 students
Abbeville High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Abbeville High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Abbeville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Abbeville High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Abbeville High School Asian (2005-2012)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Abbeville High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
63%
35%
Abbeville High School Black (1989-2012)
White
31%
58%
Abbeville High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Abbeville High School Sch Ethnicity Abbeville High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.70
Abbeville High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
66%
51%
Abbeville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Abbeville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,777 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 2,777 3,032
Henry County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 60% 72%
Henry County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $29 MM
District Spending $27 MM $31 MM
Henry County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,655 $9,620
Henry County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,823 $10,180
Henry County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Abbeville Alternative School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Abbeville Alternative School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abbeville Alternative School (1.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Abbeville Abbeville Alternative School
    Alternative School
    300a North Trawick St
    Abbeville , AL , 36310
    (334)585-2012
    Alternative School
    1.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Abbeville Abbeville Elementary School
    100 Elm St
    Abbeville , AL , 36310
    (334)585-3679
    2  mi  |  526  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Newville Newville Learning Center
    Alternative School
    Bowden St
    Newville , AL , 36353
    (334)889-4481
    Alternative School
    11.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Fort Gaines Clay County Elementary School
    200 Hobbs Ln
    Fort Gaines , GA , 39851
    (229)768-2234
    14.1  mi  |  248  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort Gaines Clay County Middle School
    200 Hobbs Ln
    Fort Gaines , GA , 39851
    (229)768-2232
    14.1  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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  • Recommended January 25, 2011 - Abbeville High School is more focussed on social lives then anything ACADEMIC, not to forget the constant conflict between students. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Alabama public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Alabama is Autauga County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.