Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
Nome, AK 99762
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Anvil City Science Academy serves 58 students in grades 5-8.
Anvil City Science Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Anvil City Science Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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School Overview

Anvil City Science Academy's student population of 58 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
58 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Anvil City Science Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Anvil City Science Academy 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#165 out of 461 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
52%
22%
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
10%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
38%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
39%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 58 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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