Lathrop High School

  • Lathrop High School serves 1,023 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lathrop High 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lathrop High School's student population of 1,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,023 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lathrop High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lathrop High School is 0.67, 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 School Rank (16-17)#298 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
9%
23%
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Asian
4%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
7%
3%
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White
54%
47%
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Hawaiian
2%
3%
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Two or more races
14%
11%
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Diversity Score0.670.71
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Graduation Rate75-79%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairbanks North Star Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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