Abilene High School

  • Abilene High School serves 1,925 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Abilene High School operates within the Abilene Independent School District.
  • Abilene Independent School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1925 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 132 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,925 students
Abilene High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Abilene High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 132 teachers
Abilene High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Abilene High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Abilene High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Abilene High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
45%
52%
Abilene High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
13%
13%
Abilene High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
38%
29%
Abilene High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Abilene High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Abilene High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Abilene High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.64 0.41
Abilene High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
44%
52%
Abilene High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Abilene High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Abilene Independent School District's student population of 17,324 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,012 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,984 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Abilene Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
3
Number of Students Managed 17,324 825
Abilene Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 83%
Abilene Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $156 MM $10 MM
Abilene Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $156 MM $10 MM
Abilene Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,012 $12,126
Abilene Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,984 $11,704
Abilene Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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