Service High School

5577 Abbott Rd
Anchorage, AK 99507
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Service High School serves 1,594 students in grades 9-12.
Service 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Service High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Service High School's student population of 1,594 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

Service High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Service High School is 0.75, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#319 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
9%
23%
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Asian
15%
6%
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Hispanic
13%
7%
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Black
3%
3%
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White
43%
47%
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Hawaiian
3%
3%
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Two or more races
14%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.750.71
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Graduation Rate
91%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Service High School is Focus Homeschool (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hanshew Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trailside Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchorage Trailside Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 415 students
    0.3 miles
    5151 Abbott Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-5500
    0.3 PK-6 415
  • Anchorage O'malley Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 304 students
    1.3 miles
    11100 Rockridge Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5800
    1.3 PK-6 304
  • Anchorage Spring Hill Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
    1.7 miles
    9911 Lake Otis Pwky
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-5450
    1.7 PK-6 414
  • Anchorage Kasuun Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
    1.8 miles
    4000 E 68th Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 349-9444
    1.8 PK-6 414
  • Anchorage Abbott Loop Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 319 students
    1.9 miles
    8427 Lake Otis Pkwy
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-5400
    1.9 PK-6 319

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