Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing

  • Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing serves 38 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 52%.

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Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing's student population of 38 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students38 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The diversity score of Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rankn/an/a
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
American Indian
19%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
43%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.750.35
This chart display the diversity score of Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate (11-12)<50%
71%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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