Anderson School

  • Anderson School serves 34 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Anderson 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Anderson School's student population of 34 students has grown by 78% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students34 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anderson School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anderson School is 0.45, 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#326 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:117:1
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American Indian
30%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
68%
47%
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Two or more races
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score0.450.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
71%
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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 NameDenali Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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