Aquarian Charter School

  • Aquarian Charter School serves 385 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Aquarian Charter School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

Aquarian Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Aquarian Charter School's student population of 385 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aquarian Charter School is ranked within the top 5% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aquarian Charter School is 0.46, 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 (16-17)#7 out of 465 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
2%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
72%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
15%
11%
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Diversity Score0.460.71
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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 NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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