Aquarian Charter School

  • Aquarian Charter School serves 377 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 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 52%.

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 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aquarian Charter School is ranked within the top 5% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aquarian Charter School is 0.43, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank----
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
3%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
74%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
14%
10%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aquarian Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.430.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
39%
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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: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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