Huffman Elementary School

12000 Lorraine St
Anchorage, AK 99516
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Huffman Elementary School serves 368 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Huffman Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 67% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Huffman Elementary School's student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Huffman Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Huffman Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#20 out of 466 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
7%
23%
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Asian
4%
6%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
69%
47%
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Hawaiian
2%
3%
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Two or more races
11%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.510.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Huffman Elementary School is South Anchorage High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hanshew Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bowman Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchorage South Anchorage High School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,411 student
    0.7 miles
    13400 Elmore Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-6200
    0.7 9-12 1,411
  • Anchorage Bowman Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 603 students
    1.3 miles
    11700 Gregory Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5600
    1.3 PK-6 603
  • Anchorage Rabbit Creek Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 478 students
    1.3 miles
    13650 Lake Otis Pkwy
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5700
    1.3 PK-6 478
  • Anchorage O'malley Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 304 students
    1.5 miles
    11100 Rockridge Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5800
    1.5 PK-6 304
  • Anchorage Hanshew Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 682 students
    1.7 miles
    10121 Lake Otis Pkwy
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 349-1561
    1.7 7-8 682

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