Denali Peak

  • Denali Peak serves 665 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Denali Peak placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Denali Peak places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Denali Peak's student population of 665 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students665 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Denali Peak
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Denali Peak is ranked within the top 30% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The diversity score of Denali Peak is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rankn/an/a
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Denali Peak and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
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American Indian
6%
23%
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Asian
3%
6%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Denali Peak and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
58%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
17%
10%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Denali Peak.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.620.35
This chart display the diversity score of Denali Peak and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate21-39%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Denali Peak and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenali Borough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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