64782 Nearhouse Ln
Hope, AK 99605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Hope School serves 27 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Hope School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Hope School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Hope School's student population of 27 students has grown by 58% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
27 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Hope School is ranked within the top 20% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hope School is 0.31, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#83 out of 461 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
19%
22%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hope School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hope School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
White
81%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hope School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score
0.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hope School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hope School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 27 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.31

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