Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc

  • Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc serves 407 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

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Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc's student population of 407 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#27 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:115:1
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Asian
10%
6%
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Hispanic
14%
15%
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Black
71%
34%
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White
3%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.470.40
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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