School Details

Taku Elementary School

701 East 72nd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99518
(907) 742-5940
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 400 students 16 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

75%
77%
75%
83%
84%
82%
69%
79%
74%

Alaska Standards Based Assessment (SBA)

In 2010-2011 Alaska used the Standards Based Assessment (SBA) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in science. The SBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alaska. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Anchorage School District average
  • Alaska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

74%
78%
75%
74%
76%
74%
36%
51%
50%
78%
80%
76%

Alaska Standards Based Assessment (SBA)

In 2010-2011 Alaska used the Standards Based Assessment (SBA) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in science. The SBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alaska. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Anchorage School District average
  • Alaska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

61%
74%
70%
68%
81%
79%
64%
79%
75%

Alaska Standards Based Assessment (SBA)

In 2010-2011 Alaska used the Standards Based Assessment (SBA) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in science. The SBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alaska. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Anchorage School District average
  • Alaska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

70%
71%
70%
68%
77%
75%
70%
74%
70%

Alaska Standards Based Assessment (SBA)

In 2010-2011 Alaska used the Standards Based Assessment (SBA) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in science. The SBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alaska. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Anchorage School District average
  • Alaska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Taku Elementary School is a public elementary school in Anchorage. 400 students go to Taku Elementary School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; Pacific Islander; and White, non-Hispanic. 73% of the 400 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Taku Elementary School is 16:1. Anchor Lutheran School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Computer arts

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 6% 6%
Pacific Islander 4% 4%
White, non-Hispanic 27% 49%
Multiracial 19% 13%
Hispanic 14% 10%
Asian 13% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 12% 9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 11% 9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 10% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 73% 33%

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