Continuation School (Closed 2013)

401 West International Airport
Anchorage, AK 99518
  • Continuation School served 34 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 21-39% (which was lower than the Alaska state average of 69%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 40-59% (which was lower than the Alaska state average of 79%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was equal to the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 63% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which was higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students34 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
79%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
15%
23%
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Asian
9%
6%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
9%
3%
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White
37%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
24%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Continuation School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.770.36
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Graduation Rate<50%
71%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Continuation School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Continuation School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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