Abbott Loop Elementary School

8427 Lake Otis Pkwy
Anchorage, AK 99507
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Abbott Loop Elementary School serves 319 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Abbott Loop Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Abbott Loop Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Abbott Loop Elementary School's student population of 319 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Abbott Loop Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Abbott Loop Elementary School is 0.84, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#272 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
12%
23%
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Asian
14%
6%
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Hispanic
12%
7%
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Black
7%
3%
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White
24%
47%
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Hawaiian
8%
3%
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Two or more races
23%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.840.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Abbott Loop Elementary School is Focus Homeschool (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchorage Focus Homeschool Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 376 students
    0.7 miles
    9312 Vanguard Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 522-7400
    0.7 PK-12 376
  • Anchorage Spring Hill Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
    0.8 miles
    9911 Lake Otis Pwky
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-5450
    0.8 PK-6 414
  • Anchorage Hanshew Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 682 students
    1.0 miles
    10121 Lake Otis Pkwy
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 349-1561
    1 7-8 682
  • Anchorage Kasuun Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
    1.4 miles
    4000 E 68th Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 349-9444
    1.4 PK-6 414
  • Anchorage Taku Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 373 students
    1.4 miles
    701 E 72nd Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99518
    (907) 742-5940
    1.4 PK-6 373

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