Gladys Wood Elementary



Gladys Wood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gladys Wood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 1
K 59
1 49
2 60
3 53
4 56
5 65
6 62
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gladys Wood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Anchorage, AK in the Anchorage School District. It enrolls 405 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gladys Wood Elementary is the 64th largest public school in Alaska and the 31,137th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 405
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,137th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 64th out of 383
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 261st out of 381
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 56th out of 381

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former GWE Alumni

Gladys Wood Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 206
(51%)
16,121
(52%)
 Female 199
(49%)
14,875
(48%)

Gladys Wood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 159
(39%)
13,709
(44%)
 Two or More 72
(18%)
4,558
(15%)
 Hispanic 49
(12%)
3,427
(11%)
 Pacific Islander 48
(12%)
1,500
(5%)
 American Indian 38
(9%)
2,703
(9%)
 Asian 21
(5%)
3,155
(10%)
 Black 18
(4%)
1,944
(6%)

Gladys Wood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 195
(48%)
11,786
(38%)
 Not Eligible 174
(43%)
16,948
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(9%)
2,262
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 307 ranked schools in Alaska, Gladys Wood Elementary is ranked 31st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gladys Wood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Gladys Wood Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 516
2006 516
2007 346
2008 436
2009 472
2010 455
2011 423
2012 405

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 18.9
2007 12.6
2008 16.9
2009 17.6
2010 18.1
2011 15.6
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4593023255814
2006 0.47674418604651
2007 0.60404624277457
2008 0.49311926605505
2009 0.47457627118644
2010 0.57582417582418
2011 0.57210401891253
2012 0.57037037037037

Compare Gladys Wood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,626.9% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Gladys Wood Elementary
Anchorage, AK
Public PK - 06 405 16.1:1  
Sand Lake Elementary
Anchorage, AK
Public PK - 06 687 18.6:1 1 miles
Willow Crest Elementary
Anchorage, AK
Public PK - 06 415 16.9:1 2 miles
Lake Hood Elementary
Anchorage, AK
Public PK - 06 355 16.4:1 2 miles
Rilke Schule Charter School
Anchorage, AK
Public KG - 08 376 17.2:1 2 miles
Anchor Lutheran School
Anchorage, AK
Private PK - 08 168 10:1 2 miles
Anchorage Montessori School
Anchorage, AK
Private PK - 06 187 7:1 2 miles
Kincaid Elementary
Anchorage, AK
Public PK - 06 523 15.6:1 2 miles
Northwood Abc Elementary
Anchorage, AK
Public PK - 06 364 14.5:1 2 miles
Campbell Elementary
Anchorage, AK
Public PK - 06 388 16.1:1 2 miles
Chinook Elementary
Anchorage, AK
Public PK - 06 490 16.1:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.