The Academy For Urban Scholars

  • The Academy For Urban Scholars serves 291 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The Academy For Urban Scholars 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • The Academy For Urban Scholars's student population of 291 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 75% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Academy For Urban Scholars is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 42:1 has decreased from 45:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Academy For Urban Scholars is 0.13, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#3216 out of 3247 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio42:118:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
93%
17%
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White
2%
70%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.130.48
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Graduation Rate20-24%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
21%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Academy For Urban Scholars School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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