Hume-Fogg Academic High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#54
College Readiness Index
86.9
Algebra Proficiency
3.9
English Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
21:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 917 Students
  • 44 Teachers

Hume-Fogg Academic High School
700 BROADWAY
NASHVILLE, TN 37203

Phone: (615) 291-6300

District: Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools

Overview

Hume-Fogg Academic Magnet High School offers a curriculum heavy in honors and Advanced Placement courses. All students complete pre-calculus and physics, and are encouraged to combine their academics with a foreign language and other arts courses. In addition to classroom learning, Hume-Fogg Academic Magnet High School offers an internship program for seniors and community service opportunities for students at all grade levels. The Hume-Fogg Parent Association allows families to contribute to their students’ education via fundraising and volunteering.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#54
State Rank
#1
Magnet Rank
#23

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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 917
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 35%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 18%
Full-Time Teachers 44

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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 Algebra 100%
College Readiness Index 86.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large 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 22
Total Students 21,547
Proficient in English (district average) 56%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 45%
College Readiness (district average) 22.8

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Nearby Schools

Hume-Fogg Academic High School is 1 of 22 schools in the Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools.

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