Horizon Science Academy Youngstown

Horizon Science Academy Youngstown serves 411 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (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 43% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Horizon Science Academy Youngstown 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 student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Horizon Science Academy Youngstown places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

Horizon Science Academy Youngstown's student population of 411 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Horizon Science Academy Youngstown 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 Youngstown is 0.51, 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
#2685 out of 3255 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:118:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
13%
6%
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Black
68%
17%
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White
8%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.510.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHorizon Science Academy Youngstown 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 Youngstown is Life Skills Center Of Youngstown (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Taft Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Youngstown Life Skills Center Of Youngstown Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 73 students
    0.3 miles
    3405 Market St
    Youngstown, OH 44507
    (330) 743-6698
    0.3 9-12 73
  • Youngstown Mahoning County High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 100 students
    0.6 miles
    940 Bryn Mawr Ave
    Youngstown, OH 44505
    (330) 965-2860
    0.6 9-12 100
  • Youngstown Taft Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 355 students
    0.8 miles
    730 E Avondale Ave
    Youngstown, OH 44502
    (330) 744-7973
    0.8 PK-8 355
  • Youngstown Wilson School
    Grades: PK-8 | 296 students
    0.9 miles
    2725 Gibson St
    Youngstown, OH 44502
    (330) 744-8002
    0.9 PK-8 296
  • Youngstown Southside Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 147 students
    1.2 miles
    1400 Oak Hill Ave
    Youngstown, OH 44507
    (330) 774-5562
    1.2 K-8 147

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