Polaris K-12 School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
N/A
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • KG–12 Grades
  • 475 Students
  • 27 Teachers

Polaris K-12 School
6200 ASHWOOD ST
ANCHORAGE, AK 99507

Phone: (907) 742-8700

District: Anchorage School District

Overview

At Polaris K-12 School, the student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 27 percent. Polaris K-12 School is 1 of 19 high schools in the Anchorage School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 475
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 27%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 16%
Full-Time Teachers 27

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading N/A
Proficient in Math 81%
College Readiness Index N/A

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served KG – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 19
Total Students 15,672
Proficient in Reading (district average) 76%
Proficient in Math (district average) 58%
College Readiness (district average) 21.6

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Nearby Schools

Polaris K-12 School is 1 of 19 schools in the Anchorage School District.

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