Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School

Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School serves 272 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School's student population of 272 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#2837 out of 3255 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:118:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
28%
6%
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Black
52%
17%
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White
9%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.640.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHorizon Science Academy-Denison Middle School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Horizon Science Academy-denison Middle School is Facing History High School@charles Mooney (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Denison (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cleveland Denison Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 327 students
    0.6 miles
    3799 W 33rd St
    Cleveland, OH 44109
    (216) 838-3250
    0.6 PK-8 327
  • Cleveland Benjamin Franklin Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 597 students
    1.1 miles
    1905 Spring Rd
    Cleveland, OH 44109
    (216) 838-3150
    1.1 PK-8 597
  • Cleveland Buhrer Math: 51% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 399 students
    1.1 miles
    1600 Buhrer Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44109
    (216) 838-8350
    1.1 PK-8 399
  • Cleveland Charles A Mooney School Math: 37% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 457 students
    1.2 miles
    3213 Montclair Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44109
    (216) 838-3200
    1.2 PK-8 457
  • Cleveland Facing History High School@charles Mooney Math: ≤5% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 322 students
    1.2 miles
    3202 W 30th St
    Cleveland, OH 44109
    (216) 838-8600
    1.2 9-12 322

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