Chester Valley Elementary School

1751 Patterson Rd
Anchorage, AK 99504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Chester Valley Elementary School serves 267 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Chester Valley Elementary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Chester Valley Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Chester Valley Elementary School's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Chester Valley Elementary 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 diversity score of Chester Valley Elementary School is 0.83, 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
#396 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
11%
23%
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Asian
8%
6%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
8%
3%
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White
26%
47%
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Hawaiian
15%
3%
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Two or more races
24%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.830.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
13%
6%
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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 to Chester Valley Elementary School is Bartlett High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Nicholas J. Begich Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchorage Nicholas J. Begich Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,007 student
    0.3 miles
    7440 Creekside Center Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907) 742-0500
    0.3 6-8 1,007
  • Anchorage Susitna Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 427 students
    0.5 miles
    7500 Tyone Circle
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907) 742-1400
    0.5 PK-6 427
  • Anchorage Bartlett High School Math: 14% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,397 student
    0.7 miles
    1101 Golden Bear Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907) 742-1800
    0.7 9-12 1,397
  • Anchorage Ptarmigan Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 434 students
    0.8 miles
    888 Edwards St
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907) 742-0400
    0.8 PK-6 434
  • Anchorage Baxter Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 362 students
    0.9 miles
    2991 Baxter Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907) 742-1750
    0.9 PK-6 362

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