Akron City School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 8 public high schools managed by Akron City School District serving 6,529 students in Akron, Ohio.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Akron City School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Akron Akron Alternative Academy
    77 W Thornton St
    Akron, OH 44311
    (330)761-3262

    Grades: 9-12 | 252 students
  • Akron Buchtel High School
    1040 Copley Rd
    Akron, OH 44320
    (330)873-3300

    Grades: 6-12 | 873 students
  • Akron East Community Learning Center
    80 Brittain Rd
    Akron, OH 44305
    (330)761-7920

    Grades: 6-12 | 1074 students
  • Akron Ellet High School
    309 Woolf Ave
    Akron, OH 44312
    (330)794-4120

    Grades: 9-12 | 1036 students
  • Akron Firestone High School
    333 Rampart Ave
    Akron, OH 44313
    (330)873-3315

    Grades: 8-12 | 1232 students
  • Akron Garfield High School
    435 N Firestone Blvd
    Akron, OH 44301
    (330)773-6831

    Grades: 8-12 | 721 students
  • Akron Kenmore High School
    2140 13th St Sw
    Akron, OH 44314
    (330)253-6158

    Grades: 9-12 | 525 students
  • Akron North High School
    985 Gorge Blvd
    Akron, OH 44310
    (330)761-2665

    Grades: 8-12 | 816 students

Overview

School District NameAkron City School District
# of Schools47
# of Students20,554
# of Teachers1,380
Student : Teacher Ratio15
# of Male Students9,631
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students10,923
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.66
# of American Indian Students12
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,378
% Asian Students
7%
# of Hispanic Students771
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students9,390
% Black Students
46%
# of White Students7,298
% White Students
35%
# of Hawaiian Students12
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,693
% of Two or more races Students
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,625
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,680
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,561
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,627
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,574
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,553
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,494
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,393
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,491
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,651
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,698
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,507
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,700
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Akron City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
61%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
55%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
73%
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 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,194 is higher than the state average of $12,304. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,935 is higher than the state average of $11,580. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
Total Revenue$407 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Akron City School District and average revenue for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$424 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Akron City School District and average spending for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,194$12,304
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Akron City School District and average revenue per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,935$11,580
This chart display average spending per public school student in Akron City School District and average spending per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Akron City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.66, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.47. The most diverse school in the district is Harris Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.