PROFICIENCY 34% 53% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #257 of 283 in HOUSTON ISD
  • Ranked #627 of 718 in Houston
  • Ranked #7606 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
66%HOUSTON ISD
73%Houston
72%Texas

H S Ahead Academy is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "HOUSTON ISD" in Houston, TX. There are a total of 316 students and 15 teachers at H S Ahead Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 248 free lunch students and 14 reduced lunch students.

H S Ahead Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.0%, which is 53% lower than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students316
Teachers15
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch248
Reduced lunch14

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At H S Ahead Academy, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All29%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
635-39%
725-29%
820-29%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All39%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
635-39%
740-44%
830-39%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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H S Ahead Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 1.7% 8.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 58.9% 24.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 3.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 38.7% 61.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.7% 0.9% 2.1% 3.1%

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SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Kipp Generations Collegiate56%0.5Houston, TX
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Durham Elementary School65%1.1Houston, TX
Harper Alternative School22%1.2Houston, TX
Highland Hts Elementary School44%1.2Houston, TX
Kennedy Elementary School71%1.2Houston, TX
Williams Middle School56%1.4Houston, TX
Brazos School For Inquiry And Creativity Tidwell62%1.5Houston, TX
Wesley Elementary School40%1.5Houston, TX
Washington B T High School50%1.6Houston, TX
North Houston Early College High School92%1.6Houston, TX
Durkee Elementary School74%1.6Houston, TX

Houston demographics profile

StatisticHoustonTexasNational
Population2,240,58226,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,5209791
Median age32.734.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%56%55%
Speak English52%65%79%
Speak Spanish38%30%13%

Education level achieved in Houston

IndexHoustonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school74.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.7%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.0%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.2%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters12.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.1%1.3%
Source: The H S Ahead Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.