Eagle River High School

8701 Yosemite Dr
Eagle River, AK 99577
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Eagle River High School serves 876 students in grades 9-12.
Eagle River High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Eagle River High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Eagle River High School's student population of 876 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students876 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Eagle River High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Eagle River High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#228 out of 466 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:117:1
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American Indian
3%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
6%
3%
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White
68%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
9%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.520.71
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Graduation Rate
89%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Eagle River High School is Mat-su Middle College School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gruening Middle School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eagle River Gruening Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 616 students
    1.1 miles
    9601 Lee St
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3600
    1.1 6-8 616
  • Palmer Mat-su Middle College School
    Grades: 11-12 | 161 students
    1.4 miles
    8295 East College Drive
    Palmer, AK 99645
    (907) 746-8485
    1.4 11-12 161
  • Eagle River Alaska Middle College School
    Grades: 11-12 | 152 students
    1.5 miles
    10928 Eagle River Rd
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-2744
    1.5 11-12 152
  • Eagle River Alpenglow Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 516 students
    1.5 miles
    19201 Driftwood Bay Dr
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3300
    1.5 PK-6 516
  • Eagle River Eagle River Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 427 students
    1.5 miles
    19900 Old Eagle River Rd
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3000
    1.5 PK-6 427

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