Alvin High School

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802 S Johnson St

Alvin, TX 77511

(281) 245-3000

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,424

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for Alvin High School

I have two children graduate from Alvin High School. Both of them completed several of the excellent AP courses offered there, so I'm talking about the "smart kid" track. The oldest received a significant scholarship to the University of Texas at Dallas (not a bad school) and was well prepared for college. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/20/12

my kids have jus moved here from a provate schol and they LOVE LOVE LOVE it they were easily excepted this is a place were nobody cares what brand you were and what part of town you live in the . The AP program is also excellent! and the coaches are very caring and understanding of there grades i.e they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/15/12

Alvin High School have the best teachers that alvinisd have. and i really like the teachers and stuff at alvin high school..

Posted by a parent on 09/19/11

I am currently a senior at AHS. I have been to other Houston area schools and Alvin has some perks. The school clearly has a lot of money which provides teachers with nice new high tech equipment. The school is also very safe compared to other schools I've been to. Sadly getting good grades in the school ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/19/11

yeah i am a freshman this year and have been here for a semester and i personally think that you parents out there arent getting both sides of the story!! you probably went here but that was a different century! this school is great. they help us when we are struggling and when we ask for their help ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/09/10

It is my son's last year in this High School.He has struggled with teachers that are simply too young & seem to be there only for the paycheck.Coaches in the school main concern is having good players & winning,therefore students may get away with anything.

Posted by a parent on 08/24/10

I pulled my son out of there about 5 months ago. My son is no angel but there is a lot of bad stuff going on there. This is another school that alienates kids that are not into all the all the usual sport cheering and stuff like that. he is graduating this thursday but not from alving high. It did cost ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/09

woah im a sophmore at the school and its great. the school could be better though. some of the faculty are aware of how the job is done and smore teachers should be taught beter teaching methods but overall its a great school and im proud to be a yellowjacket

Posted by a student on 05/10/09

ok, I am currently a sophmore at alvin Highschool. This school is good but yes it could be better. but the main thing is that the students don't show any potential. they dont work or show any respect. At Alvin, there is The Rotc program, atheletics, and Ag I am currently in Ag and rotc, Right now ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/28/09

Worse school in the area. My daughter is a sophomore at AHS and we are moving soon due to lack of quality teachers and parental participation. Alvin is a nice, laid back little city but the school system is deplorable.

Posted by a parent on 02/04/09

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Test scores for Alvin High School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Alvin High School
Alvin Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Alvin schools — Alvin High School is located at 802 S Johnson St, Alvin TX 77511. 802 S Johnson St is in the 77511 ZIP code in Alvin, TX The school district for Alvin High School is the Alvin Isd. Alvin High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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