Golden Heart Academy

Golden Heart Academy serves 17 students in grades 5-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Enrollment: 17 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in AK)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Golden Heart Academy's student population of 17 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
17 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Golden Heart Academy is 0.69, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Golden Heart Academy 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 Ratio
3:1
14:1
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American Indian
47%
22%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Golden Heart Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
6%
2%
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White
18%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
23%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
<50%
77%
This chart display graduation rate of Golden Heart Academy and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (97-98)
75%
25%
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% AK state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% AK state average).
What is the graduation rate of Golden Heart Academy?
The graduation rate of Golden Heart Academy is 50%, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 77%.
How many students attend Golden Heart Academy?
17 students attend Golden Heart Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Golden Heart Academy students are American Indian, 23% of students are Two or more races, 18% of students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 6% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Golden Heart Academy?
Golden Heart Academy has a student ration of 3:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does Golden Heart Academy offer ?
Golden Heart Academy offers enrollment in grades 5-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Golden Heart Academy part of?
Golden Heart Academy is part of Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Enrollment: 17 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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