Achievable Dream Middle/High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,844
College Readiness Index
20.5
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 456 Students
  • 27 Teachers

Achievable Dream Middle/High
5720 MARSHALL AVE
NEWPORT NEWS, VA 23605

Phone: (757) 283-7820

District: Newport News City Public Schools

Overview

Achievable Dream Middle/High is ranked 44th within Virginia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Achievable Dream Middle/High is 59 percent. The student body makeup is 41 percent male and 59 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Achievable Dream Middle/High is 1 of 6 high schools in the Newport News City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1844
State Rank
#44
Magnet Rank
#252

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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 456
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 87%
Full-Time Teachers 27

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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 Reading 97%
Proficient in Math 45%
College Readiness Index 20.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 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 6
Total Students 8,606
Proficient in Reading (district average) 91%
Proficient in Math (district average) 54%
College Readiness (district average) 21.2

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Nearby Schools

Achievable Dream Middle/High is 1 of 6 schools in the Newport News City Public Schools.

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