Academy For Allied Health Sciences

  • Academy For Allied Health Sciences serves 282 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 97% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Academy For Allied Health Sciences placed in the top 1% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Academy For Allied Health Sciences's student population of 282 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Allied Health Sciences is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Allied Health Sciences is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rankn/a
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
25%
10%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
15%
16%
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White
45%
46%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.700.43
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Graduation Rate≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion County Vocational-technical School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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