Focus Homeschool

  • Focus Homeschool serves 376 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Focus Homeschool placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Focus Homeschool's student population of 376 students has grown by 59% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Focus Homeschool is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Focus Homeschool is 0.40, 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 School Rank (16-17)#250 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
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American Indian
8%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Focus Homeschool and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Focus Homeschool and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Focus Homeschool and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Focus Homeschool and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
77%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Focus Homeschool and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Focus Homeschool. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.400.71
This chart display the diversity score of Focus Homeschool and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate60-79%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Focus Homeschool and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChugach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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