Akron City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 47 public schools serving 20,115 students in Akron City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Ohio.
Public Schools in Akron City School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 64% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Akron City School District are Akron Early College High School, Miller-south Visual Performing Arts and Judith A Resnik Community Learning Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Akron City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Akron City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Akron City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
47 Schools
3,527 Schools
# Students
20,115 Students
1,643,868 Students
# Teachers
1,445 Teachers
96,807 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Akron City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 898 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
Overall District Rank
#697 out of 924 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Akron City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Akron City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Akron City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
79%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Akron City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.68
0.51
# American Indian Students
7 Students
1,979 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,757 Students
44,115 Students
% Asian Students
9%
3%
# Hispanic Students
983 Students
109,016 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
6%
# Black Students
9,419 Students
276,268 Students
% Black Students
47%
17%
# White Students
5,930 Students
1,115,183 Students
% White Students
29%
68%
# Hawaiian Students
11 Students
1,475 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,008 Students
95,832 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
29,523
# Students in K Grade:
1,395
113,880
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,698
121,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,589
121,196
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,527
120,185
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,557
121,956
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,573
122,911
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,607
127,560
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,512
130,277
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,548
132,120
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,538
137,209
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,529
130,730
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,548
117,462
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,494
117,433
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,840 is higher than the state median of $14,866. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,721 is higher than the state median of $13,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$379 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total revenue of Akron City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$417 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Akron City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,840
$14,866
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Akron City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$20,721
$13,724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Akron City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Akron City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Akron Early College High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
225 S. Main St.
Akron, OH 44325
(330) 761-1661
Grades: 9-12
| 402 students
Rank: #22.
Miller-south Visual Performing Arts
Math: 68% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1055 East Ave
Akron, OH 44307
(330) 761-1765
Grades: 4-8
| 392 students
Rank: #33.
Judith A Resnik Community Learning Center
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
65 N Meadowcroft Dr
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 873-3370
Grades: K-5
| 432 students
Rank: #44.
Akron Stem High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
123 S Forge St
Akron, OH 44308
(330) 761-1661
Grades: 9-12
| 323 students
Rank: #55.
National Inventors Hall Of Fame School Center For Stem
Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
199 S Broadway St
Akron, OH 44308
(330) 761-3195
Grades: 5-8
| 399 students
Rank: #66.
King Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
805 Memorial Pkwy
Akron, OH 44303
(330) 873-3375
Grades: K-5
| 416 students
Rank: #77.
Sam Salem Community Learning Center
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1222 W Waterloo Rd
Akron, OH 44314
(330) 848-5231
Grades: K-5
| 353 students
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
Betty Jane Community Learning Center
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
444 Darrow Rd
Akron, OH 44305
(330) 794-4117
Grades: K-5
| 352 students
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
Hatton Clc
Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1933 Baker Ave
Akron, OH 44312
(330) 794-4179
Grades: K-5
| 418 students
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
Rimer Community Learning Center
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2370 Manchester Rd
Akron, OH 44314
(330) 761-7905
Grades: K-5
| 301 students
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
Ritzman Community Learning Center
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
629 Canton Rd
Akron, OH 44312
(330) 761-1510
Grades: K-5
| 326 students
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
Windemere Clc
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2283 Windemere Ave
Akron, OH 44312
(330) 761-7937
Grades: K-5
| 254 students
Rank: #1313.
Mason Community Learning Center
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
700 E Exchange St
Akron, OH 44306
(330) 761-2237
Grades: K-6
| 227 students
Rank: #1414.
Pfeiffer Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2081 9th St Sw
Akron, OH 44314
(330) 848-5244
Grades: K-5
| 212 students
Rank: #1515.
Firestone High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(4)
470 Castle Blvd
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 873-3315
Grades: 9-12
| 1,267 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Case Community Learning Center
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1420 Garman Rd
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 873-3350
Grades: K-5
| 320 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Voris Community Learning Center
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1885 Glenmount Ave
Akron, OH 44301
(330) 773-6926
Grades: K-5
| 302 students
Rank: #1818.
Hyre Community Learning Center
Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2385 Wedgewood Dr
Akron, OH 44312
(330) 761-7930
Grades: 6-8
| 794 students
Rank: #1919.
Harris/jackson Community Learning Center
Math: 39% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1085 Clifton Ave
Akron, OH 44310
(330) 761-1315
Grades: K-5
| 589 students
Rank: #2020.
Seiberling Clc
Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Brittain Rd
Akron, OH 44305
(330) 761-7956
Grades: K-6
| 478 students
Rank: #2121.
Mcebright Community Learning Center
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
349 Cole Ave
Akron, OH 44301
(330) 761-7940
Grades: K-5
| 235 students
Rank: #2222.
Barber Community Learning Center
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
665 Garry Rd
Akron, OH 44305
(330) 761-7911
Grades: K-6
| 283 students
Rank: #2323.
Litchfield Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
470 Castle Blvd
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 873-3330
Grades: 6-8
| 647 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Helen Arnold Community Learning Center
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
450 Vernon Odom Boulevard
Akron, OH 44307
(330) 761-1661
Grades: K-5
| 239 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Portage Path Community Learning Center
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
55 S Portage Path
Akron, OH 44303
(330) 761-2795
Grades: K-5
| 247 students
Rank: #2626.
Ellet Community Learning Center
Math: 25% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
309 Woolf Ave
Akron, OH 44312
(330) 794-4120
Grades: 9-12
| 968 students
Rank: #2727.
Glover Community Learning Center
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
935 Hammel St
Akron, OH 44306
(330) 773-1245
Grades: K-5
| 258 students
Rank: #2828.
Akron Alternative Academy
Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
77 W Thornton St
Akron, OH 44311
(330) 761-3262
Grades: 11-12
| 187 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Forest Hill Community Learning Center
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
850 Damon St
Akron, OH 44310
(330) 761-1645
Grades: K-5
| 371 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Leggett Community Learning Center
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
333 E Thornton St
Akron, OH 44311
(330) 761-1735
Grades: K-5
| 319 students
Rank: #3131.
Hill Community Learning Center
Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1060 E Archwood Ave
Akron, OH 44306
(330) 773-1129
Grades: K-6
| 307 students
Rank: #3232.
Findley Community Learning Center
Math: 31% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
65 W Tallmadge Ave
Akron, OH 44310
(330) 761-7909
Grades: K-5
| 535 students
Rank: #3333.
Robinson Community Learning Center
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1156 4th Ave
Akron, OH 44306
(330) 761-2785
Grades: K-6
| 221 students
Rank: #3434.
Firestone Park Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
1479 Girard St
Akron, OH 44301
(330) 773-1308
Grades: K-5
| 308 students
Rank: #3535.
Crouse Community Learning Center
Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Diagonal Rd
Akron, OH 44320
(330) 761-1625
Grades: K-5
| 357 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Akron City
  • 70 N Broadway St, Akron, OH, 44308-1911
  • (330) 761-1661
  • akronschools.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 20,115 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 79% (Btm 50% in OH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68

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