Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology

Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology serves 924 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology operates within the Greenville 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 924 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 924 students
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
11%
7%
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
48%
36%
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Black Students (1988-2013)
White
38%
52%
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.41
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
52%
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 76,222 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,767 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,682 is less than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has declined by 23% over four years.
School District Name Greenville 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
96
7
Number of Students Managed 76,222 4,140
Greenville 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $688 MM $37 MM
Greenville 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $682 MM $43 MM
Greenville 01 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,767 $9,170
Greenville 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,682 $10,604
Greenville 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southside High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blythe Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GreenvilleBlythe Academy
    Magnet School
    100 Blythe Dr
    GreenvilleSC 29605
    (864)355-4400
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 891 students                      
  • GreenvilleAugusta Circle Elementary School
    100 Winyah St
    GreenvilleSC 29605
    (864)355-1200
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 516 students                      
  • GreenvilleSouthside High School
    Magnet School
    6630 Frontage Rd
    GreenvilleSC 29605
    (864)355-8700
    Magnet School

    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 870 students                      
  • GreenvilleWashington Center
    Special Education School
    2 Betty Spencer Dr
    GreenvilleSC 29607
    (864)355-0250
    Special Education School

    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 140 students                      
  • GreenvilleSara Collins Elementary School
    1200 Parkins Mill Rd
    GreenvilleSC 29607
    (864)355-3200
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 824 students                      

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