Alpharetta High School

Alpharetta High School covers 330,000 square feet and was designed by Perkins & Will, Inc.

This school can serve up to 1,850 students from grade 9 to 12. Some of the main features of the school include:

  • 12 science labs
  • Natural Daylight in most of the instructional areas
  • Fields for baseball, soccer, lacrosse, football, tennis and track and field
  • Large amounts of parking throughout
  • 94 classrooms
  • A campus atmosphere with athletic buildings, arts buildings and main buildings
  • A media center and cafeteria

Over 85% of the graduates of the 2014 class attended a four-year college, while another 8% attended a two-year college. Over $7 million was awarded to graduates of Alpharetta High School in scholarships.

Extracurricular Programs

The Alpharetta High School provides a number of programs outside of the regular classroom. Programs include:

  • Drama
  • Photography
  • Sculpture
  • Jazz Band
  • Marching Band
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Volleyball
  • Swimming
  • Soccer
  • Track and Field
  • Cross Country
  • Cheerleading
  • Color Guard
  • Jewelry Making
  • Ceramics
  • And Many More!

Along with the many programs, the school offers many different clubs for students to get involve in.

Dual Enrollment

At Alpharetta High School, there are opportunities for students to complete college courses both in the classroom and online. College Calculus 2 and 3 are offered by Georgia Tech on the campus and through the Distance Learning Program. Other local colleges offer dual enrollment, as well.

Advanced Placement and Honors Courses

AHS also offers 29 different advanced placement classes and 23 honors courses. These are spread across a number of different subjects form English to foreign languages to math and more.

Overall, this school is one of the best in the area and provides plenty of extracurricular programs and advanced classes. This is certainly a good high school for those living within the Alpharetta area to attend.

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