Golden Heart Academy

Golden Heart Academy serves 18 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 6:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Golden Heart Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Golden Heart Academy's student population of 18 students has grown by 100% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students18 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Golden Heart Academy is 0.76, which is more 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
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American Indian
22%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
11%
3%
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White
28%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
33%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.760.71
This chart display the diversity score of Golden Heart Academy and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
<50%
75%
This chart display graduation rate of Golden Heart Academy and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (97-98)
75%
25%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairbanks North Star Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Golden Heart Academy is Lathrop High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barnette Magnet School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Denali Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairbanks Denali Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 345 students
    0.5 miles
    1042 Lathrop St
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 452-2456
    0.5 PK-6 345
  • Fairbanks Hunter Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 374 students
    1.0 miles
    1630 Gillam Way
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 456-5775
    1 PK-6 374
  • Fairbanks Barnette Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 431 students
    1.1 miles
    1000 Barnette St
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 456-6072
    1.1 PK-8 431
  • Fairbanks Boreal Sun Charter School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-7 | 179 students
    1.1 miles
    2404 S Barnette St
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 456-5444
    1.1 K-7 179
  • Fairbanks Chinook Montessori Charter School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 152 students
    1.1 miles
    3002 International St
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 452-5020
    1.1 K-8 152

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