Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology

Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology serves 888 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% 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 888 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 888 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 16:1
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
10%
7%
Black
45%
37%
White
40%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Sch Ethnicity Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.63 0.41
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.
49%
51%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 74,728 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Greenville 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
95
7
Number of Students Managed 74,728 4,051
Greenville 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $688 MM $37 MM
Greenville 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $682 MM $43 MM
Greenville 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,767 $9,170
Greenville 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,682 $10,604
Greenville 01 School 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 Students Grades
  • GreenvilleBlythe Academy
    Magnet School
    100 Blythe Dr
    GreenvilleSC 29605
    (864)355-4400
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | 878 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GreenvilleAugusta Circle Elementary School
    100 Winyah St
    GreenvilleSC 29605
    (864)355-1200
    1 mi | 509 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • GreenvilleSouthside High School
    Magnet School
    6630 Frontage At White Horse
    GreenvilleSC 29605
    (864)355-8700
    Magnet School

    1.2 mi | 874 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • GreenvilleWashington Center
    Special Education School
    2 Betty Spencer Dr
    GreenvilleSC 29607
    (864)355-0250
    Special Education School

    1.3 mi | 137 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • GreenvilleSara Collins Elementary School
    1200 Parkins Mill Rd
    GreenvilleSC 29607
    (864)355-3200
    1.4 mi | 824 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Greenville, SC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.46, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Greenville is L P Waters Early Childhood Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.