Clark Middle School

  • Clark Middle School serves 900 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 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%.

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School Overview

  • Clark Middle School's student population of 900 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 8% 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 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clark Middle School is 0.84, 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 School Rank (16-17)#383 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
9%
23%
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Asian
24%
6%
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Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
11%
3%
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White
8%
47%
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Hawaiian
21%
3%
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Two or more races
16%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clark Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.840.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clark Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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