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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A+
  7. Administration
    grade A+
  8. Sports
    grade unavailable
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade D

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Academy for Science & Design High School is a top rated, public, charter school located in Nashua, NH. It has 241 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 23 to 1. According to state test scores, 90% of students are at least proficient in math and 90% in reading.

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486 Amherst Street
Nashua, NH 03063
About Academy for Science & Design High School...

Academy for Science & Design High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
90%
Percent Proficient - Math
90%
Average Graduation Rate
75%
Average SAT
1390
119 responses
Average ACT
33
42 responses
AP Enrollment
0%

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$74,995
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,281
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$267,900
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 14 responses
Poll
86%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 36 responses
  • Lock in
    36%
  • Dances
    25%
  • Fall Festival
    17%
  • School Spirit Week is a lot of fun each year
    17%
  • Spirit Week
    3%
  • Student Orientation
    3%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
241
Free or Reduced Lunch
3%
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 13 responses
38%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 13 responses
0%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 13 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
23:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
No data available  
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 17 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 17 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 17 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
No data available  
National
$12,239
83%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 18 responses
22%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 18 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 18 responses

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