Academy for Allied Health Sciences Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#236
College Readiness Index
60.8
Math Proficiency
3.8
Language Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 251 Students
  • 16 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 12th 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 72 percent. The student body makeup is 32 percent male and 68 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 57 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 with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#236
State Rank
#12
STEM Rank
#208

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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 251
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 57%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 20%
Full-Time Teachers 16

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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 60.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
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 1,292
Proficient in Language (district average) 100%
Proficient in Math (district average) 100%
College Readiness (district average) 46.1

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Academy for Allied Health Sciences is 1 of 5 schools in the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools.

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