3331 Lake Otis Pkwy
Anchorage, AK 99508
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Otis Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lake Otis 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 19% (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 21% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lake Otis Elementary School's student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Lake Otis 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 Otis Elementary School is 0.85, 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
#373 out of 461 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
13%
23%
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Asian
20%
6%
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Hispanic
16%
7%
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Black
7%
3%
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White
19%
47%
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Hawaiian
12%
3%
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Two or more races
13%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.85
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
14%
6%
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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: 435 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.85 (Top 1%)

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