Mt. Spurr Elementary School (Closed 2018)
Mt. Spurr Elementary School served 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Mt. Spurr Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 65-69% (which was higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 55-59% (which was higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).
Mt. Spurr Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#32 out of 461 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(17-18)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(17-18)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education
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