Savannah Arts Academy Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#189
College Readiness Index
64.6
Math Proficiency
3.5
English Proficiency
3.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 764 Students
  • 55 Teachers

Savannah Arts Academy
500 WASHINGTON AVE
SAVANNAH, GA 31405

Phone: (912) 395-5000

District: Chatham County

Overview

Savannah Arts Academy is ranked 7th within Georgia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Savannah Arts Academy is 75 percent. The student body makeup is 35 percent male and 65 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 31 percent. Savannah Arts Academy is 1 of 9 high schools in the Chatham County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#189
State Rank
#7
Magnet Rank
#58

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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 764
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 31%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 13%
Full-Time Teachers 55

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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 English 100%
Proficient in Math 97%
College Readiness Index 64.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 9
Total Students 8,455
Proficient in English (district average) 81%
Proficient in Math (district average) 56%
College Readiness (district average) 19.1

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Nearby Schools

Savannah Arts Academy is 1 of 9 schools in the Chatham County.

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