Chugiak High School

16525 S Birchwood Loop Rd
Chugiak, AK 99567
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Chugiak High School serves 1,004 students in grades 9-12.
Chugiak High 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 32% (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 42% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

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 1,004 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,004 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Chugiak High 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 Chugiak High School is 0.52, 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 Testing Rank
#266 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
6%
23%
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Asian
4%
6%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
68%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
11%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.520.71
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Graduation Rate
88%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 to Chugiak High School is Alaska Middle College School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gruening Middle School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Birchwood Abc Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chugiak Birchwood Abc Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 292 students
    0.6 miles
    17010 Birchtree St
    Chugiak, AK 99567
    (907) 742-3450
    0.6 PK-6 292
  • Eagle River Fire Lake Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 326 students
    2.0 miles
    13801 Harry Mcdonald Rd
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3350
    2 PK-6 326
  • Chugiak Chugiak Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 499 students
    3.3 miles
    19932 Old Glenn Hwy
    Chugiak, AK 99567
    (907) 742-3400
    3.3 PK-6 499
  • Eagle River Eagle Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-6 | 176 students
    3.4 miles
    10901 Mausel St Ste 101
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3025
    3.4 K-6 176
  • Eagle River Alaska Middle College School
    Grades: 11-12 | 152 students
    3.5 miles
    10928 Eagle River Rd
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-2744
    3.5 11-12 152

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