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 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students86 students
High School Ahead Academy Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %High School Ahead Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
High School Ahead Academy Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by GradeHigh School Ahead Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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)
Two or more races
3%
4%
High School Ahead Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHigh School Ahead Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC 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.
0.690.66
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 (2009-2014)

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 $13,616 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,277 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameGuilford County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
126
1
Number of Students Managed73,416912
Guilford County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,010 MM$18 MM
Guilford County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$762 MM$18 MM
Guilford County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,616$10,864
Guilford County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,277$10,591
Guilford County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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