Ans High School

  • Ans High School serves 1,234 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ans High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%.

Top Placements

Ans High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Ans High School's student population of 1,234 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,234 students
This chart display total students of Ans High School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Ans High School
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ans High School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ans High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ans High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ans High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank
33%
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ans High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ans High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ans High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ans High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ans High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ans High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ans High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
62%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ans High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ans High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.550.33
This chart display the diversity score of Ans High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Ans High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ans High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ans High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAthens City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Ans High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Public schools in the United States have an interesting history. Learn about how these public institutions developed into a cornerstone of our country's education.
Taking the SAT or ACT is a major source of stress for high school students. Keep reading to learn how to choose the right test and how to prepare for it.
Having friends makes the tough times a little bit easier, but sometimes making friends is the hardest thing of all. Keep reading to learn about the importance of friendship for young children and how to help your child make friends.
Related School Videos