Alpenglow Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Alpenglow Elementary School
Alpenglow Elementary School is a vibrant learning community located in the beautiful mountain town of Alpenglow, Colorado. The school is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing environment that encourages students to explore their potential and develop a lifelong passion for learning. The school’s curriculum is designed to meet the needs of all students, from kindergarten through fifth grade.
At Alpenglow Elementary School, students are encouraged to think critically and explore the world around them. The school has a strong focus on the arts, with an emphasis on music, art, and drama. Students are also exposed to a variety of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) activities. The school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, such as sports teams, after-school clubs, and special events.
Alpenglow Elementary School is also committed to creating a positive and inclusive learning environment. The school works with families to ensure that all students feel safe and respected. The school also provides a wide range of resources and support services to help students succeed.
Alpenglow Elementary School is a great place for students to explore their potential and develop a lifelong love of learning. With its welcoming atmosphere and commitment to excellence, Alpenglow Elementary School is a great place for students to grow and thrive.
19201 Driftwood Bay Dr
Eagle River, AK 99577
PreK – 6
Overview Alpenglow Elementary School
Alpenglow Elementary School serves 295 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Alpenglow Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).
Verdict on Alpenglow Elementary School
Alpenglow Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 443 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Alpenglow Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.