Central Middle School Of Science

1405 E St
Anchorage, AK 99501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Central Middle School Of Science serves 439 students in grades 7-8.
Central Middle School Of Science 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Central Middle School Of Science places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Central Middle School Of Science's student population of 439 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Middle School Of Science 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 diversity score of Central Middle School Of Science is 0.85, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#307 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
7%
23%
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Asian
12%
6%
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Hispanic
16%
7%
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Black
14%
3%
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White
25%
47%
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Hawaiian
14%
3%
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Two or more races
12%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.850.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Central Middle School Of Science is Paideia Cooperative School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chugach Optional Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchorage Chugach Optional Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 257 students
    0.1 miles
    1205 E St
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-3730
    0.1 PK-6 257
  • Anchorage Paideia Cooperative School Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 137 students
    0.3 miles
    616 W 10th Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-4164
    0.3 K-12 137
  • Anchorage Denali Montessori Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 426 students
    0.5 miles
    148 East Ninth Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-4500
    0.5 PK-6 426
  • Anchorage Inlet View Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 242 students
    0.6 miles
    1219 N St
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-7630
    0.6 PK-6 242
  • Anchorage Avail School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-12 | 100 students
    0.7 miles
    425 C St
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-4930
    0.7 6-12 100

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