Austin High School

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1625 Danville Rd Sw

Decatur, AL 35601

(256) 552-3060

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,325

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Austin High School

Austin is a wonderful school. The school system is not perfect but please tell me where one is. I have found the teachers, Principals and Administrators to be encouraging and helpful. I have two at Austin one of them is ADHD and my overall response to how they handle him is GOD Bless you. They will ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/04/10

I honestly believe Austin High is one of the best High schools in Decatur and the school could really use the money to make things a lot better for us students. We love our school and would appriciate help.

Posted by a student on 10/04/09

I recently graduated from Austin this year and I must say I absolutely loved it. My freshmen and sophomore years were a little rough only because I still had the mind of a middle schooler. I finally matured my 2nd semester of 10th grade and enjoyed my last years there to the fullest. The school may ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/20/08

I recently graduated from Austin High School and would have to say that this is the high school you want to choose if you are trying to decide on what side of town you want to live in. The counselors are wonderful and got to know us on a one-on-one basis, this was very helpful when preparing for college!! ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/23/08

I have one child at Austin and one child who is a graduate. My college age daughter attends a top 25 university out of state. She was very prepared academically for college. Both of my children have had good experiences in Decatur City schools. The English department is especially strong at Austin. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/14/08

As a former student of Austin High School, I can honestly say that I was thoroughly prepared for higher levels of education. I was given the opportunity to develop the characteristics that allowed me to excel in college, and now in the work force! During my first year of college my classmates and I were ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/18/08

I am currently a student at Austin High School and i love it. It is a great school filled with many great teachers. There is more school spirit and pride in this school than anywhere in north Alabama. There are classes for everyone and many extra activities to participate in. I would never dream of going ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/14/08

My son is a freshman now and he has classes with a ratio of 30:1. The administration and teachers have no idea what is going on with students. It is too overcrowded. I would not recommend this school to anyone. I feel the other high schools in North Alabama have a lower student body population, and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/15/07

Administration & teachers care about the students and their academic progress. Academic program has served my children well as they have gone onto higher learning institutions.

Posted by a parent on 09/04/07

Great school overall. Provides a variety of extracurricular activities.

Posted by a former student on 05/22/06

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Test scores for Austin High School

AHSGE* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Austin High School
Decatur City Schools
* In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, science and social studies. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

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Decatur schools — Austin High School is located at 1625 Danville Rd Sw, Decatur AL 35601. 1625 Danville Rd Sw is in the 35601 ZIP code in Decatur, AL The school district for Austin High School is the Decatur City Schools. Austin High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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