11400 Ridge Rd
Louisville, KY 40223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Anchorage Independent Public School serves 385 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Anchorage Independent Public School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 385 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Anchorage Independent Public School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Anchorage Independent Public School's student population of 385 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Anchorage Independent Public School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Anchorage Independent Public School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#4 out of 1263 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
89%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Anchorage Independent Public School's ranking?

Anchorage Independent Public School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Highest overall rank (Top 1%), Highest math proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 1%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% KY state average), while 88% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 56% KY state average).

How many students attend Anchorage Independent Public School?

385 students attend Anchorage Independent Public School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

89% of Anchorage Independent Public School students are White, 5% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Anchorage Independent Public School?

Anchorage Independent Public School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Anchorage Independent Public School offer ?

Anchorage Independent Public School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Anchorage Independent Public School part of?

Anchorage Independent Public School is part of Anchorage Independent School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 385 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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