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  Mission Statement  

ABBEVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

MISSION STATEMENT AND BELIEFS

 

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of Abbeville High School is to promote, to provide, and to coordinate positive learning experiences for each student, regardless of his/her social, religious, economic, or ethnic background, while considering the students’ abilities, interests, and needs in an ever-changing, complex society.

 

 

OUR BELIEFS 

 

All students are capable of learning.

Students learn in a variety of ways, and instruction should vary to support students’ needs.

>  A commitment is necessary for the improvement of our school through academics, extra-curricular activities, and the development of community leadership. The understanding of these responsibilities belongs to the teachers, staff, administrators, students, and community leaders.

>  Student learning is the chief priority of the school and should be the primary focus of all decisions affecting the school.

>  Students learn to make appropriate decisions in a supportive and challenging environment that presents opportunities for success.

>  Students need to not only demonstrate their understanding of essential knowledge and skills but also need to apply their learning in a meaningful context.

>  Positive relationships and respect for all help build students’ self-esteem.

 

 

HENRY COUNTY SCHOOLS MOTTO:

Learning Today.....Leading Tomorrow

 

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  About The School  

Home of the Yellow Jackets

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Abbeville High School is located in the southeast corner of Alabama in the small town of Abbeville in Henry County. It houses grades 7-12 with approximately 350 students. It is currently located on 431 North. The old high school was destroyed on November 5, 2002 after a tornado did catastrophic damage to the small town. After two years of metal buildings and the absence of a gymnasium, classes began in the newly erected Abbeville High School in January 2005.

Facts about Abbeville High School:

·         School-wide Title I school

·         All teachers are highly-qualified in the area they teach

·         5 functional computer labs

·         On-line Access classes available

·         Sports programs: football, volleyball, basketball (boys and girls), softball, baseball,track

·         Fine Arts: Marching and Concert Band

·         Credit Recovery program available