Anderson Elementary School

  • Anderson Elementary School serves 216 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 69%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 78%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Anderson Elementary School 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Anderson Elementary School's student population of 216 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students216 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Anderson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anderson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 479 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anderson Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#311 out of 479 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Anderson Elementary School 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
16%
7%
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Black
5%
3%
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White
61%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
16%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Anderson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.580.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairbanks North Star Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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