Abbott Loop Elementary School

Abbott Loop Elementary School serves 395 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AK average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Abbott Loop Elementary School operates within the Anchorage School District.

Overview

The student population of 395 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 395 students
Gender % 33% Male / 67%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.83 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 13:1
American Indian
9%
24%
Asian
14%
6%
Hispanic
15%
6%
Black
5%
4%
White
21%
50%
Hawaiian
9%
2%
Two or more races
27%
8%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.83 0.36
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
49%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 49,221 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Anchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
98
4
Number of Students Managed 49,221 398
District Total Revenue $650 MM $9 MM
District Spending $737 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,304 $21,927
District Spending / Student $15,093 $24,242
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Focus Homeschool (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Focus Homeschool (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Focus Homeschool (0.7 miles away)
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  • AnchorageFocus Homeschool
    Alternative School
    9312 Vanguard Dr
    AnchorageAK 99507
    (907)522-7400
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | 243 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • AnchorageSpring Hill Elementary School
    9911 Lake Otis Pwky
    AnchorageAK 99507
    (907)742-5450
    0.8 mi | 370 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • AnchorageHanshew Middle School
    10121 Lake Otis Parkway
    AnchorageAK 99507
    (907)349-1561
    1 mi | 790 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • AnchorageKasuun Elementary School
    4000 East 68th Ave
    AnchorageAK 99507
    (907)349-9444
    1.4 mi | 457 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • AnchorageTaku Elementary School
    701 East 72nd Ave
    AnchorageAK 99518
    (907)742-5940
    1.4 mi | 384 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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