Academy For Math Engineering & Science (ames)

  • Academy For Math Engineering & Science (ames) serves 475 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

Academy For Math Engineering & Science (ames) places among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

  • Academy For Math Engineering & Science (ames)'s student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Math Engineering & Science (ames)'s student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Math Engineering & Science (ames) is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#154 out of 932 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
11%
2%
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Hispanic
24%
17%
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Black
4%
1%
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White
49%
75%
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Hawaiian
8%
2%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academy For Math Engineering & Science (ames).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.690.30
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
29%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcademy For Math Engineering & Science (ames) School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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I loved going here. I felt like I belonged and I didn't have a bad teacher. There were so many opportunities to do all the things I really loved from science to musical theater. It was a fantastic experience and I would recommend it to anyone willing to work hard.
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