PROFICIENCY 51% 60% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
38%Anchorage School District
14%Anchorage
31%Alaska

Baxter Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "Anchorage School District" in Anchorage, AK. There are a total of 382 students and 26 teachers at Baxter Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 276 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Baxter Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.5%, which is 60% higher than the Alaska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students382
Teachers26.06
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch276
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Baxter Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All50%
350-59%
445-49%
550-59%
640-49%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All51%
330-39%
460-64%
560-69%
640-49%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Baxter Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlaskaNational
Caucasian 32.2% 43.7% 48.4% 51.1%
African American 10.4% 6.2% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 10.4% 10.9% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.8% 11.4% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 9.6% 8.4% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 5.7% 5.1% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 22.9% 14.2% 8.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Highland Tech High Charter School37%0.5Anchorage, AK
Alaska State School For The Deaf & Hard Of Hearing20%0.5Anchorage, AK
Scenic Park Elementary42%0.7Anchorage, AK
College Gate Elementary37%0.7Anchorage, AK
Susitna Elementary38%0.8Anchorage, AK
Nunaka Valley Elementary35%0.9Anchorage, AK
Chester Valley Elementary22%0.9Anchorage, AK
Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h.11%0.9Anchorage, AK
Winterberry School30%1.0Anchorage, AK
Nicholas J. Begich Middle School18%1.2Anchorage, AK
Russian Jack Elementary27%1.4Anchorage, AK
Ptarmigan Elementary17%1.5Anchorage, AK

Anchorage demographics profile

StatisticAnchorageAlaskaNational
Population299,321736,855318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)175191
Median age32.833.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%53%55%
Speak English82%84%79%
Speak Spanish5%4%13%

Education level achieved in Anchorage

IndexAnchorageAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade89.5%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school88.8%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college69.3%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.8%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.3%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters12.6%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Baxter Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.