Continuation School (Closed 2013)

  • Continuation School served 34 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was equal to the AK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 63% 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 TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students34 students
Continuation School Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender %Continuation School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Continuation School Total Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by GradeContinuation School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
Continuation School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
15%
24%
Continuation School American Indian Students (2004-2012)
Asian
9%
6%
Continuation School Asian Students (2004-2012)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Continuation School Black Students (2004-2012)
Black
9%
3%
Continuation School Black Students (2004-2012)
White
37%
48%
Continuation School White Students (2004-2012)
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Continuation School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
24%
9%
Continuation School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2012)
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.
0.770.70
Continuation School Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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 NameAnchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed48,089399
Anchorage School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate78%76%
Anchorage School District Graduation Rate (1997-2015)
District Total Revenue$686 MM$10 MM
Anchorage School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$755 MM$10 MM
Anchorage School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,063$25,342
Anchorage School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,475$25,523
Anchorage School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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