PROFICIENCY 74% 133% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
38%Anchorage School District
14%Anchorage
31%Alaska

Bear Valley 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 381 students and 23 teachers at Bear Valley Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 18 free lunch students and 7 reduced lunch students.

Bear Valley Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 73.5%, which is 133% higher than the Alaska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students381
Teachers23.34
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch18
Reduced lunch7

 

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 Bear Valley 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
All73%
380-89%
465-69%
560-69%
675-79%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All74%
370-79%
470-74%
570-79%
670-74%
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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Bear Valley Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlaskaNational
Caucasian 74.9% 43.7% 48.4% 51.1%
African American 0.5% 6.2% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 3.3% 10.9% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.9% 11.4% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 4.9% 8.4% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 5.1% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.0% 14.2% 8.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
South Anchorage High School41%2.3Anchorage, AK
O'malley Elementary61%2.6Anchorage, AK
Huffman Elementary62%2.7Anchorage, AK
Rabbit Creek Elementary56%3.0Anchorage, AK
Bowman Elementary40%3.8Anchorage, AK
Service High School29%3.9Anchorage, AK
Trailside Elementary69%4.1Anchorage, AK
Hanshew Middle School30%4.2Anchorage, AK
Spring Hill Elementary30%4.3Anchorage, AK
Ocean View Elementary45%4.7Anchorage, AK
Focus Homeschool32%4.9Anchorage, AK
Abbott Loop Elementary26%5.0Anchorage, 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 Bear Valley Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.