Hope School

64782 Nearhouse Ln
Hope, AK 99605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Hope School serves 17 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hope School's student population of 17 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students17 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hope School
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Hope School is ranked within the top 20% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hope School is 0.21, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#92 out of 466 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hope 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
12%
23%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
88%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hope School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alaska by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hope School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score
0.210.71
This chart display the diversity score of Hope School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenai Peninsula Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hope School is South Anchorage High School (13.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Goldenview Middle School (12.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bear Valley Elementary School (12.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchorage Goldenview Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 706 students
    12.1 miles
    15800 Goldenview Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 348-8626
    12.1 7-8 706
  • Anchorage Bear Valley Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 413 students
    12.3 miles
    15001 Mountain Air Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5900
    12.3 PK-6 413
  • Anchorage South Anchorage High School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,411 student
    13.9 miles
    13400 Elmore Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-6200
    13.9 9-12 1,411
  • Anchorage Rabbit Creek Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 478 students
    14.2 miles
    13650 Lake Otis Pkwy
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5700
    14.2 PK-6 478
  • Anchorage Huffman Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 368 students
    14.6 miles
    12000 Lorraine St
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5650
    14.6 PK-6 368

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