3601 W 40th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99517
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Hood Elementary School serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lake Hood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

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Lake Hood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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School Overview

Lake Hood Elementary School's student population of 364 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Lake Hood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Lake Hood Elementary School is 0.82, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#300 out of 461 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
11%
23%
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Asian
16%
6%
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Hispanic
13%
7%
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Black
4%
3%
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White
29%
47%
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Hawaiian
7%
3%
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Two or more races
20%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.82
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 364 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.82 (Top 10%)

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