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Chester Valley Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 203 students

 
 

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4 stars


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 75% in 2011.

29 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
76%

2009

 
 
70%

2008

 
 
78%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 82% in 2011.

28 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
71%

2010

 
 
79%

2009

 
 
76%

2008

 
 
60%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 74% in 2011.

29 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
63%

2009

 
 
70%

2008

 
 
73%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


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.

Source: Alaska Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 75% in 2011.

38 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
75%

2009

 
 
63%

2008

 
 
76%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 74% in 2011.

38 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
75%

2009

 
 
65%

2008

 
 
82%
Science

The state average for Science was 50% in 2011.

38 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
38%

2009

 
 
33%

2008

 
 
37%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 76% in 2011.

38 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
61%

2010

 
 
78%

2009

 
 
76%

2008

 
 
79%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


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.

Source: Alaska Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 70% in 2011.

35 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
75%

2009

 
 
66%

2008

 
 
80%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 79% in 2011.

35 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
78%

2009

 
 
68%

2008

 
 
83%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 75% in 2011.

35 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
81%

2009

 
 
76%

2008

 
 
88%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


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.

Source: Alaska Department of Education

Math

All Students59%
Female61%
Male55%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islander<=40%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial50%
Native Americann/a
White>=80%
Economically disadvantaged55%
Not economically disadvantaged67%
Students with disabilities<=40%
Students without disabilities65%
English language learners<=40%
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students71%
Female72%
Male70%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islander>=60%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial>=60%
Native Americann/a
White>=80%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Not economically disadvantaged>=75%
Students with disabilities<=40%
Students without disabilities83%
English language learners<=40%
Migrantn/a

Writing

All Students45%
Female56%
Male27%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islander<=40%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial50%
Native Americann/a
White64%
Economically disadvantaged40%
Not economically disadvantaged56%
Students with disabilities<=40%
Students without disabilities57%
English language learners<=40%
Migrantn/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


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.

The different student groups are identified by the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development. If there are fewer than 5 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Alaska Department of Education

Math

All Students53%
Female38%
Male71%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islander<=40%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial>=60%
Native Americann/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged43%
Not economically disadvantaged>=75%
Students with disabilities50%
Students without disabilities53%
English language learners<=25%
Migrant<=40%

Reading

All Students58%
Female52%
Male65%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islander<=40%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial>=60%
Native Americann/a
White73%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Not economically disadvantaged>=75%
Students with disabilities<=25%
Students without disabilities67%
English language learners<=25%
Migrant<=40%

Science

All Students45%
Female29%
Male65%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islander<=40%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial>=60%
Native Americann/a
White60%
Economically disadvantaged33%
Not economically disadvantaged>=75%
Students with disabilities<=25%
Students without disabilities50%
English language learners<=25%
Migrant<=40%

Writing

All Students61%
Female48%
Male77%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islander57%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial>=60%
Native Americann/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Not economically disadvantaged>=75%
Students with disabilities38%
Students without disabilities67%
English language learners50%
Migrant<=40%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


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.

The different student groups are identified by the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development. If there are fewer than 5 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Alaska Department of Education

Math

All Students63%
Female67%
Male59%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial64%
Native Americann/a
White75%
Economically disadvantaged56%
Not economically disadvantaged>=80%
Students with disabilities<=20%
Students without disabilities80%
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students69%
Female67%
Male71%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial71%
Native Americann/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Not economically disadvantaged70%
Students with disabilities50%
Students without disabilities76%
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a

Writing

All Students66%
Female72%
Male59%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial71%
Native Americann/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged56%
Not economically disadvantaged>=80%
Students with disabilities40%
Students without disabilities76%
English language learnersn/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


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.

The different student groups are identified by the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development. If there are fewer than 5 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Alaska Department of Education

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2010-2011 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 36% 52%
Two or more races 28% 7%
Hispanic 10% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 9% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 7% 23%
Black 5% 4%
Asian 3% 6%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 72%N/A38%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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1751 Patterson Rd
Anchorage, AK 99504
Phone: (907) 742-0335

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