Chugach Optional Elementary



Chugach Optional Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Chugach Optional Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 40
1 41
2 35
3 36
4 37
5 40
6 36
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Chugach Optional Elementary is a public elementary school located in Anchorage, AK in the Anchorage School District. It enrolls 265 students in grades 1st through 12th. Chugach Optional Elementary is the 135th largest public school in Alaska and the 44,419th largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 265
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.69
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,419th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 135th out of 381
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 315th out of 380
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 148th out of 380

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Chugach Optional Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 145
(55%)
16,176
(52%)
 Female 120
(45%)
15,055
(48%)

Chugach Optional Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 211
(80%)
13,271
(42%)
 Hispanic 19
(7%)
3,598
(12%)
 Two or More 19
(7%)
5,011
(16%)
 Asian 9
(3%)
3,039
(10%)
 American Indian 7
(3%)
2,750
(9%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1,760
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1,802
(6%)

Chugach Optional Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 250
(94%)
16,603
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 11
(4%)
13,621
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(2%)
1,007
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 302 ranked schools in Alaska, Chugach Optional Elementary is ranked 272nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Chugach Optional Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 54.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Chugach Optional Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 251
2006 257
2007 231
2008 256
2009 257
2010 254
2011 256
2012 257
2013 255
2014 258
2015 265

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 18.5
2007 16.7
2008 18
2009 17
2010 18
2011 18.9
2012 18.5
2013 18.3
2014 17.2
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.051792828685259
2006 0.050583657587549
2007 0.047619047619048
2008 0.04296875
2009 0.046692607003891
2010 0.039370078740157
2011 0.0390625
2012 0.058365758754864
2013 0.12156862745098
2014 0.062015503875969
2015 0.056603773584906

Compare Chugach Optional Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,617.0% 16.2:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.7%
 
State Average 54.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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