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  1. Academics
    C
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Teachers
    A-
  4. College Prep
    B-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    A-
  7. Administration
    B+
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B-
Horizon Science Academy - Lorain is a public, charter school located in Lorain, OH. It has 628 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 36% of students are at least proficient in math and 40% in reading.
About Horizon Science Academy - Lorain...
Address
760 Tower Blvd
Lorain, OH 44052
Telephone
(440) 282-4277
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Horizon Science Academy - Lorain Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
40%
Percent Proficient - Math
36%
Average Graduation Rate
Average SAT
1020
12 responses
Average ACT
20
32 responses
AP Enrollment
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Living in the Area
B
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Cost of Living
    A-
  2. Good for Families
    B
  3. Housing
    B-
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$35,753
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$659
National
$949
Median Home Value
$85,700
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A-
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Students

Diversity
A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
628
Free or Reduced Lunch
89%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
36%
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$9,079/ year
National
$12,239
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Very friendly environment. Teachers are very hands on with their students and like to build strong relationships. When you graduate from this school, most likely you will be ready for college. The school is also very cultural with a mix of Turkish and Spanish teachers offering many different events and activities after school and during. All in all this school is one school that I can officially say is very good academic wise and worth the years of effort to graduate from.
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Horizon is a college ready school. It helps students get ready for the real world.It is a charter school so things are ran a little different but overall the school is very engaged in academics. Its like being in college in high school. All you hear in high school is the word COLLEGE over and over because teachers really care about your future. I absolutely recommend Horizon Science Academy to students in Lorain, Ohio.
I have been at HSA for almost six years now, I started in seventh grade and I am now a senior. My experience here has been like no other. The teachers and staff all care about your education as much as you do. Horizon is a college readiness school, and I can definitely say that I am as prepared as i can be for college. The only thing I would say I would change about HSA is how much they focus on dress code. At some points it seems like they are more focused on that than our education. Other than that I love Horizon.