High School Ahead Academy

Tel: (336)294-7640
  • High School Ahead Academy serves 86 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • High School Ahead Academy operates within the Guilford County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 86 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 86 students
High School Ahead Academy Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % High School Ahead Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
High School Ahead Academy Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by Grade High School Ahead Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 16:1
High School Ahead Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
High School Ahead Academy American Indian Students (2009-2015)
Asian
5%
3%
High School Ahead Academy Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
16%
16%
High School Ahead Academy Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
41%
26%
High School Ahead Academy Black Students (2008-2015)
White
34%
50%
High School Ahead Academy White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
High School Ahead Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
3%
4%
High School Ahead Academy Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic Groups High School Ahead Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.45
High School Ahead Academy Diversity Score (2008-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
96%
52%
High School Ahead Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
High School Ahead Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

  • Guilford County s School District's student population of 73,416 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,546 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,627 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Guilford County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
126
1
Number of Students Managed 73,416 912
Guilford County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $760 MM $10 MM
Guilford County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $766 MM $11 MM
Guilford County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,546 $11,110
Guilford County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,627 $11,529
Guilford County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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