Hanshew Middle School

  • Hanshew Middle School serves 737 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AK average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Hanshew Middle School operates within the Anchorage School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 737 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 737 students
Hanshew Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hanshew Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Hanshew Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hanshew Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.77 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Hanshew Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
10%
24%
Hanshew Middle School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
14%
6%
Hanshew Middle School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
11%
7%
Hanshew Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
4%
3%
Hanshew Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
40%
48%
Hanshew Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
2%
3%
Hanshew Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
19%
9%
Hanshew Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.77 0.36
Hanshew Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
38%
Hanshew Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Hanshew Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Anchorage School District's student population of 48,089 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,786 in this district is less than the state average of $26,078. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,123 is less than the state average of $26,105. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Anchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed 48,089 399
Anchorage School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $770 MM $10 MM
Anchorage School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $787 MM $10 MM
Anchorage School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,786 $26,078
Anchorage School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,123 $26,105
Anchorage School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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