Academy for Science & Foreign Language



Academy for Science & Foreign Language Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Academy for Science & Foreign Language Students by Grade
PK 27
K 45
1 44
2 39
3 48
4 65
5 68
6 81
7 65
8 71
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Academy for Science & Foreign Language is a public elementary school located in Huntsville, AL in the Huntsville City School District. It enrolls 553 students in grades 1st through 12th. Academy for Science & Foreign Language is the 294th largest public school in Alabama and the 17,233rd largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 553
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,233rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 294th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 79th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 177th out of 782

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Academy for Science & Foreign Language Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 292
(53%)
8,581
(51%)
 Female 261
(47%)
8,225
(49%)

Academy for Science & Foreign Language Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 285
(52%)
6,522
(39%)
 White 139
(25%)
6,778
(40%)
 Hispanic 83
(15%)
2,131
(13%)
 Two or More 22
(4%)
944
(6%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
284
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
92
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
55
(0%)

Academy for Science & Foreign Language Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 383
(69%)
10,012
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 170
(31%)
6,683
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
111
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Academy for Science & Foreign Language is ranked 591st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Academy for Science & Foreign Language students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Academy for Science & Foreign Language Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 470
2006 489
2007 424
2008 399
2009 428
2010 441
2011 432
2012 431
2013 474
2014 447
2015 553

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.8
2006 12.4
2007 11.5
2008 11.8
2009 9.9
2010 9
2011 10.1
2012 9
2013 14.6
2014 14.2
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48723404255319
2006 0.46625766871166
2007 0.45990566037736
2008 0.50877192982456
2009 0.57476635514019
2010 0.60997732426304
2011 0.5787037037037
2012 0.51740139211137
2013 0.58438818565401
2014 0.27293064876957
2015 0.30741410488246

Compare Academy for Science & Foreign Language to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.7%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Academy for Science & Foreign Language
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Public PK - 08 553 14.6:1  
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