Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology

122 Deoyley Avenue
Greenville, SC 29605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology serves 1,026 students in grades 6-8.
Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology's student population of 1,026 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,026 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Rankings

Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#680 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
9%
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Black
33%
34%
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White
40%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology is Southside High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blythe Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenville Blythe Academy Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 920 students
    0.4 miles
    100 Blythe Drive
    Greenville, SC 29605
    (864) 355-4400
    0.4 PK-5 920
  • Greenville Augusta Circle Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 554 students
    1.0 miles
    100 Winyah Street
    Greenville, SC 29605
    (864) 355-1200
    1 K-5 554
  • Greenville Southside High School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 736 students
    1.2 miles
    6630 Frontage At White Horse R
    Greenville, SC 29605
    (864) 355-8700
    1.2 9-12 736
  • Greenville Quest Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
    1.3 miles
    29 Ridgeway Drive
    Greenville, SC 29605
    (864) 277-7575
    1.3 PK-5 220
  • Greenville Washington Center Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 129 students
    1.3 miles
    2 Betty Spencer Drive
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864) 355-0250
    1.3 PK-12 129

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