Trailside Elementary School

Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Trailside Elementary School serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Trailside 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Trailside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Trailside Elementary School's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Trailside Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Trailside Elementary School is 0.63, which is less 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
#34 out of 466 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
8%
23%
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Asian
6%
6%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
58%
47%
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Hawaiian
2%
3%
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Two or more races
16%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.630.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 Trailside Elementary School is Service High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hanshew Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is O'malley Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchorage Service High School Magnet School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,594 student
    0.3 miles
    5577 Abbott Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-8100
    0.3 9-12 1,594
  • Anchorage O'malley Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 304 students
    1.4 miles
    11100 Rockridge Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5800
    1.4 PK-6 304
  • Anchorage Spring Hill Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
    1.4 miles
    9911 Lake Otis Pwky
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-5450
    1.4 PK-6 414
  • Anchorage Abbott Loop Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 319 students
    1.6 miles
    8427 Lake Otis Pkwy
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-5400
    1.6 PK-6 319
  • Anchorage Hanshew Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 682 students
    1.6 miles
    10121 Lake Otis Pkwy
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 349-1561
    1.6 7-8 682

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