Dimond High School

Dimond High School serves 1,647 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Dimond High School operates within the Anchorage School District.
Anchorage School District's 78% graduation rate is higher than the AK state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1647 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,647 students
Dimond High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dimond High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Dimond High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dimond High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 17:1
Dimond High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
8%
24%
Dimond High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
11%
6%
Dimond High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
9%
7%
Dimond High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
3%
3%
Dimond High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
52%
49%
Dimond High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
3%
2%
Dimond High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
14%
8%
Dimond High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.69 0.37
Dimond High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
24%
36%
Dimond High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Dimond High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Anchorage School District's student population of 48,159 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 71% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,836 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,225 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Anchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed 48,159 405
Anchorage   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 76%
Anchorage   School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $686 MM $10 MM
Anchorage   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $755 MM $10 MM
Anchorage   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,836 $25,342
Anchorage   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,225 $25,523
Anchorage   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is S.a.v.e. High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mears Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chinook Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • AnchorageChinook Elementary SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: PK-6 | 466 students
    0.2 miles
    3101 West 88th Ave
    AnchorageAK 99502
    (907)742-6700
    0.2PK-6466
  • AnchorageMears Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 817 students
    0.8 miles
    2700 West 100th
    AnchorageAK 99515
    (907)742-6400
    0.87-8817
  • AnchorageSand Lake Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-6 | 660 students
    1 miles
    7500 Jewel Lake Rd
    AnchorageAK 99502
    (907)243-2161
    1PK-6660
  • AnchorageGladys Wood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 400 students
    1.1 miles
    7001 Cranberry St
    AnchorageAK 99502
    (907)742-6760
    1.1PK-6400
  • AnchorageBayshore Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 478 students
    1.4 miles
    10500 Bayshore Dr
    AnchorageAK 99515
    (907)742-5360
    1.4PK-6478

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