Glacier Valley Elementary School

  • Glacier Valley Elementary School serves 427 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Glacier Valley Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Glacier Valley Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Glacier Valley Elementary School's student population of 427 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students427 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glacier Valley Elementary 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glacier Valley Elementary School is 0.77, 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 Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
21%
23%
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Asian
3%
6%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
32%
48%
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Hawaiian
7%
3%
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Two or more races
27%
10%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Glacier Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.770.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJuneau Borough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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