Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc

Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc serves 464 students in grades 9-12.
Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc placed in the top 1% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc's student population of 464 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Rankings

Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#9 out of 1354 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
70%
34%
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White
4%
37%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.480.72
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc is International High School @ Largo (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kettering Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kettering Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Upper Marlboro International High School @ Largo Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-11 | 260 students
    0.3 miles
    505 Largo Rd
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (301) 702-3810
    0.3 9-11 260
  • Upper Marlboro Largo High School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 784 students
    0.3 miles
    505 Largo Rd
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301) 808-8880
    0.3 9-12 784
  • Upper Marlboro Kettering Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 434 students
    0.6 miles
    11000 Layton St
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301) 808-5977
    0.6 PK-5 434
  • Upper Marlboro Kettering Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 733 students
    0.8 miles
    65 Herrington Dr
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301) 808-4060
    0.8 6-8 733
  • Upper Marlboro Phyllis E. Williams Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 356 students
    0.8 miles
    9601 Prince Pl
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301) 499-3373
    0.8 K-6 356

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