Alternative Career Education High School (Closed 2004)

2650 E. Northern Lights Blvd.

Anchorage, AK 99508

Grades: 12
74 students
Alternative Career Education High School served 74 students in grades 12.
Minority enrollment was 37% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which was less than the state average of 51%.
Alternative Career Education High School operated within the Anchorage School District.
Anchorage School District's 78% graduation rate was higher than the AK state average of 76%.

School Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades: 12
Total Students 74 students
Alternative Career Education High School Total Students (2001-2003)
Gender % Alternative Career Education High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Alternative Career Education High School Total Teachers (2001-2004)

School Comparison

This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 17:1
Alternative Career Education High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2002)
American Indian
17%
24%
Alternative Career Education High School American Indian Students (2001-2003)
Asian
8%
6%
Alternative Career Education High School Asian Students (2001-2003)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Alternative Career Education High School Black Students (2001-2003)
Black
10%
3%
Alternative Career Education High School Black Students (2001-2003)
White
63%
49%
Alternative Career Education High School White Students (2001-2003)
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.
0.56 0.37
Alternative Career Education High School Diversity Score (2001-2004)
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.
n/a
36%
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.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

School District Name Anchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed 48,159 405
Anchorage   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 76%
Anchorage   School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $686 MM $10 MM
Anchorage   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $755 MM $10 MM
Anchorage   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,836 $25,342
Anchorage   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,225 $25,523
Anchorage   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2003 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is King Career Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wendler Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Otis Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AnchorageKing Career CenterVocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.1 miles
    2650 East Northern Lights Blvd
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-8900
    0.110-12n/a
  • AnchorageWendler Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 487 students
    0.2 miles
    2905 Lake Otis Parkway
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-7300
    0.26-8487
  • AnchorageLake Otis Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 420 students
    0.3 miles
    3331 Lake Otis Parkway
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-7400
    0.3PK-6420
  • AnchorageMclaughlin Secondary SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 95 students
    0.4 miles
    2600 Providence Dr
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-1120
    0.47-1295
  • AnchorageRogers Park Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-6 | 532 students
    0.8 miles
    1400 East Northern Lights Blvd
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-4800
    0.8PK-6532
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