Academy for Allied Health Sciences Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#159
College Readiness Index
65.7
Math Proficiency
3.7
Language Proficiency
3.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–11 Grades
  • 255 Students
  • 15 Teachers

Academy for Allied Health Sciences
1776 RARITAN RD
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 07076

Phone: (908) 889-6831

District: Union County Vocational-Technical Schools

Overview

Academy for Allied Health Sciences is ranked 7th within New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Academy for Allied Health Sciences is 80 percent. The student body makeup is 28 percent male and 72 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 56 percent. Academy for Allied Health Sciences is 1 of 5 high schools in the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#159
State Rank
#7
STEM Rank
#242

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 255
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 56%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 20%
Full-Time Teachers 15

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Language 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 65.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 11
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 5
Total Students 1,329
Proficient in Language (district average) 100%
Proficient in Math (district average) 99%
College Readiness (district average) 46.8

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