Augusta Evans School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Augusta Evans School
Augusta Evans School is an independent, college-preparatory school located in Montgomery, Alabama. Founded in 1867, the school is one of the oldest and most prestigious private schools in the state. The school has a long-standing tradition of academic excellence and offers a rigorous curriculum that focuses on the development of the whole child.
At Augusta Evans, students are encouraged to explore their interests and develop their talents. The school offers a variety of extracurricular activities and clubs, as well as a wide range of athletic programs. Students also have the opportunity to participate in community service projects, which provide them with valuable life lessons and the chance to become involved in their local community.
The school’s faculty and staff are dedicated to helping students reach their full potential. They provide individualized attention and strive to create an atmosphere of respect and acceptance. Students are also encouraged to take responsibility for their own learning and to strive for excellence in all that they do.
Augusta Evans School is committed to preparing its students for success in college and beyond. The school provides a rigorous education that emphasizes the development of critical thinking skills, strong character, and personal responsibility. With its commitment to academic excellence and its dedication to helping students reach their goals, Augusta Evans School is an excellent choice for students who are looking for an exceptional educational experience.
6301 Biloxi Ave
Mobile, AL 36608
PreK – 12
Overview Augusta Evans School
Augusta Evans School serves 248 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Augusta Evans School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Augusta Evans School
Augusta Evans School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Augusta Evans School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.