Continuation School (Closed 2013)

  • Continuation School served 34 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was lower than the AK average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 52%.
  • Continuation School operated within the Anchorage School District.
  • Anchorage School District's 78% graduation rate was higher than the AK state average of 76%.

School Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 34 students
Continuation School Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % Continuation School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Continuation School Total Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Continuation School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Continuation School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
24%
Continuation School American Indian Students (2004-2012)
Asian
n/a
6%
Continuation School Asian Students (2004-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Continuation School Black Students (2004-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Continuation School Black Students (2004-2012)
White
n/a
48%
Continuation School White Students (2004-2012)
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Continuation School Hawaiian Students (2010-2012)
Two or more races
n/a
9%
Continuation School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2012)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.75 0.36
Continuation School Diversity Score (2004-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
38%
Continuation School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2007)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Continuation School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2007)

District Comparison

School District Name Anchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed 48,089 399
Anchorage School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 78% 76%
Anchorage School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue $770 MM $10 MM
Anchorage School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $787 MM $10 MM
Anchorage School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,786 $26,078
Anchorage School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,123 $26,105
Anchorage School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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