Chugiak High School

  • Chugiak High School serves 1,080 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Chugiak High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Chugiak High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Chugiak High School's student population of 1,080 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,080 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chugiak High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chugiak High School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. 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)
33%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chugiak High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chugiak High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
6%
23%
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Asian
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Chugiak High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chugiak High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chugiak High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
71%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chugiak High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Chugiak High School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
11%
10%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chugiak High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.480.70
This chart display the diversity score of Chugiak High School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
75%
This chart display graduation rate of Chugiak High School and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chugiak High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chugiak High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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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