Academy For Allied Health Sciences

Academy For Allied Health Sciences serves 297 students in grades 9-12.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Academy For Allied Health Sciences places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Academy For Allied Health Sciences's student population of 297 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Academy For Allied Health Sciences is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Academy For Allied Health Sciences is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#5 out of 2239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
26%
10%
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Hispanic
18%
29%
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Black
16%
15%
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White
39%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.730.70
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion County Vocational-Technical School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Academy For Allied Health Sciences is Academy For Information Technology (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Union Regional School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scotch Plains Academy For Information Technology Vocational School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 300 students
    0.0 miles
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288
    0 9-12 300
  • Scotch Plains Academy For Performing Arts Vocational School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 224 students
    0.0 miles
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288
    0 9-12 224
  • Scotch Plains Union County Magnet High School Vocational School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 304 students
    0.0 miles
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288
    0 9-12 304
  • Scotch Plains Union County Technical Vocational School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 447 students
    0.0 miles
    1776 Raritan Rd
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288
    0 9-12 447
  • Scotch Plains Union County Career & Technical Institute Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 16 students
    0.1 miles
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288
    0.1 9-12 16

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