Steller Secondary School

  • Steller Secondary School serves 287 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Steller Secondary School's student population of 287 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students287 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Steller Secondary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Steller Secondary School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
3%
23%
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Asian
6%
6%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
70%
47%
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Two or more races
15%
11%
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Diversity Score0.490.36
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Graduation Rate≥90%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Steller Secondary School and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Steller is all around a fantastic school. I've been going here for 5 years and virtually anything that I want to learn to open to me. I have all the options in the world. This is a very friends school and a great learning environment.
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