PROFICIENCY 66% 76% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
47%Huntsville City
48%Huntsville
37%Alabama

Academy For Science & Foreign Language is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Huntsville City" in Huntsville, AL. There are a total of 447 students and 32 teachers at Academy For Science & Foreign Language, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 122 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Academy For Science & Foreign Language has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 66.0%, which is 76% higher than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students447
Teachers31.5
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch122
Reduced lunch0

 

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 Academy For Science & Foreign Language, 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
All68%
380-89%
480-89%
5>= 90%
670-74%
740-44%
860-69%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All64%
340-49%
470-79%
560-69%
670-74%
740-44%
870-79%
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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Academy For Science & Foreign Language race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
Caucasian 19.2% 45.3% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 50.8% 37.7% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 3.4% 2.0% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 14.1% 8.8% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.1% 0.6% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.3% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.0% 5.2% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Montview Elementary School25%1.0Huntsville, AL
Lakewood Elementary School23%1.1Huntsville, AL
Rolling Hills Elementary School22%1.3Huntsville, AL
Highlands Elementary School34%1.5Huntsville, AL
West Mastin Lake Elementary School29%1.8Huntsville, AL
New Century Tech Demo High School72%2.0Huntsville, AL
Lee High School27%2.0Huntsville, AL
Jo Johnson High School14%2.0Huntsville, AL
Academy For Academyemics & Arts47%2.2Huntsville, AL
Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School22%2.2Huntsville, AL
Univ Place Elementary School23%3.0Huntsville, AL
Chapman Elementary School26%3.2Huntsville, AL

Huntsville demographics profile

StatisticHuntsvilleAlabamaNational
Population188,9734,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8869291
Median age37.038.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%57%55%
Speak English92%95%79%
Speak Spanish4%3%13%

Education level achieved in Huntsville

IndexHuntsvilleAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade86.7%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school85.9%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college70.9%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.5%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.5%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters15.9%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.6%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.0%1.3%
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