Highland Technical High Charter School

  • Highland Technical High Charter School serves 179 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Highland Technical High Charter School's student population of 179 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Technical High Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Technical High Charter School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Highland Technical High Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Highland Technical High Charter School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
11%
23%
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Asian
5%
6%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Highland Technical High Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
3%
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White
53%
47%
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Hawaiian
2%
3%
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Two or more races
17%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highland Technical High Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.670.36
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Graduation Rate≥80%
78%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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