Clark Middle School

150 South Bragaw St
Anchorage, AK 99508
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Clark Middle School serves 900 students in grades 6-8.
Clark Middle 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 12% (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 30% (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 92% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Clark Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Clark Middle School's student population of 900 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students900 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Clark Middle 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 Clark Middle School 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
#371 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
10%
23%
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Asian
23%
6%
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Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
12%
3%
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White
8%
47%
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Hawaiian
20%
3%
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Two or more races
16%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.850.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
12%
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 and middle school to Clark Middle School is Crossroads School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchorage Crossroads School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 15 students
    0.3 miles
    3350 Commercial Dr # 101
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-2424
    0.3 7-12 15
  • Anchorage Mountain View Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 288 students
    0.6 miles
    4005 Mcphee Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 742-3900
    0.6 PK-6 288
  • Anchorage William Tyson Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 428 students
    0.7 miles
    2801 Richmond Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 742-8000
    0.7 PK-6 428
  • Anchorage Wonder Park Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 405 students
    0.8 miles
    5101 E 4th Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 337-1569
    0.8 PK-6 405
  • Anchorage Williwaw Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 342 students
    1.0 miles
    1200 San Antonio St
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 742-2000
    1 PK-6 342

School Reviews

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Great staff and faculty at Clark and the students. Anchorage is lucky to have a school like this in its city. Great School!
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