Allen High School is a public, co-educational secondary school in Allen, Texas (United States). It is the only high school in the Allen Independent School District.
Student enrollment in 9th through 12th grade for the 2016–17 school year is 6,450, making Allen the largest high school in the state of Texas.Allen High School serves most of the city of Allen. Until fall 2006, when Lovejoy High School opened, Allen High School served high school students in the Lovejoy Independent School District, which includes the city of Lucas, most of Fairview, and a small portion of Allen.HistoryThe first school, built in 1910 at the corner of Belmont and Cedar, was a two-story brick building housing six classrooms and an auditorium, and saw the first graduating class of eight students in 1914.The second Allen High School was established in 1959 on land donated by Mr. Harris Brown on the corner of Jupiter and Main Streets.August 1999 saw the opening of Allen High School “2000”, a new facility (at the corner of Greenville and Rivercrest) which opened to 2,200 students in grades 10 through 12. The former high school was converted into the Becky Lowery Freshman Center, named in honor of a former middle school teacher and school counselor. It serves all 9th grade students, with an enrollment of 1599 in 2016. The final expansion of the school was completed in 2011. The expansion included a new 1,500 seat performing arts center, an expansion of band hall space and a Career and Technology Education center featuring a student-managed restaurant open to the public, a student-managed apparel store with student designed items, multiple new Mac labs, Mac-equipped rooms for the photojournalism, yearbook, commercial photography, audio visual, radio, and newspaper classes as well as learning-classrooms for the medical education programs.
Operating as usual
Allen ISD, Allen, Texas
UIL Academics at Allen High School
Main Meetings- First & Third Thursday every month Study Session Meetings- Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday in room K110 during 8th period.
Gather students with a passion for singing to learn, create, and rehearse acappella arrangements, and share the music with the school & community
The Premiere youth track club in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex!
Allen Area Young Life is a teen outreach ministry serving the communities of Allen, Fairview, Lucas, & beyond thru programs for middle school and high school teens, as well as teen moms and special needs students/young adults. We are 100% locally funded.