American Charter Academy

  • American Charter Academy serves 191 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • American Charter Academy's student population of 191 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • American Charter Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of American Charter Academy is 0.27, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
10%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
85%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
2%
11%
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Diversity Score0.270.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMatanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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