Providence Heights (Closed 2007)

2900 Providence Drive

Anchorage, AK 99508

Grades 6-12
5 students
Providence Heights served 5 students in grades 6 - 12.
Minority enrollment was 80% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was more than the state average of 51%.
Providence Heights operated within the Anchorage School District.

School Overview

School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 5 students
Providence Heights Total Students (1988-2004)
Gender % Providence Heights Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Providence Heights Total Teachers (1987-2007)
Students by Grade Providence Heights Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 17:1
Providence Heights Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2004)
American Indian
60%
24%
Providence Heights American Indian Students (1990-2004)
Hispanic
20%
7%
Providence Heights Black Students (1993-2001)
White
20%
49%
Providence Heights White Students (1989-2004)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.37
Providence Heights Diversity Score (1987-2007)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
36%
Providence Heights Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2004)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Providence Heights Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2004)

District Comparison

School District Name Anchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed 48,159 405
Anchorage   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $686 MM $10 MM
Anchorage   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $755 MM $10 MM
Anchorage   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,836 $25,342
Anchorage   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,225 $25,523
Anchorage   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2004 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Mclaughlin Secondary School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wendler Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Otis Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AnchorageMclaughlin Secondary SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 95 students
    0.1 miles
    2600 Providence Dr
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-1120
    0.17-1295
  • AnchorageLake Otis Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 420 students
    0.3 miles
    3331 Lake Otis Parkway
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-7400
    0.3PK-6420
  • AnchorageWendler Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 487 students
    0.4 miles
    2905 Lake Otis Parkway
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-7300
    0.46-8487
  • AnchorageKing Career CenterVocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.5 miles
    2650 East Northern Lights Blvd
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-8900
    0.510-12n/a
  • AnchorageRogers Park Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-6 | 532 students
    0.9 miles
    1400 East Northern Lights Blvd
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-4800
    0.9PK-6532
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