Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology

  • Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology serves 963 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology's student population of 963 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students963 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology is 0.67, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#702 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
23%
9%
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Black
37%
34%
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White
38%
51%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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