College Gate Elementary School

  • College Gate Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • College Gate Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 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 75% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

College Gate Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • College Gate Elementary School's student population of 345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • College Gate Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 College Gate 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 School Rank (16-17)#224 out of 465 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
19%
23%
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Asian
10%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
5%
3%
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White
25%
47%
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Hawaiian
9%
3%
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Two or more races
22%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in College Gate Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.830.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
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 College Gate Elementary 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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