Academy For Academics Arts

  • Academy For Academics Arts serves 662 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Academy For Academics Arts placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Academy For Academics Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Academy For Academics Arts's student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students662 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Academics Arts is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Academics Arts is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank#420 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
56%
33%
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White
32%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.580.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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great school my daughter has recently went into 6th grade where she is taking dance, choir,strings while my 5th grade daughter is taking dance and strings till she can take more next year.
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Full of of snobs, backstabbers and hateful people.
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