New Horizons High School (Closed 2018)

New Horizons High School served 11 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was higher than the Alaska state average of 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was higher than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 27% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
11 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Horizons High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Horizons High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of New Horizons High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
9%
22%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in New Horizons High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in New Horizons High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in New Horizons High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
9%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New Horizons High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
73%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Horizons High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
13%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score
0.45
This chart display the diversity score of New Horizons High School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(16-17)
≥50%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of New Horizons High School and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (12-13)
33%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Horizons High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Horizons High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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