8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Buckland School
Buckland School is a private, independent, co-educational day school located in the heart of New York City. It provides a rigorous academic program for students in grades 5-12. The school’s mission is to provide a challenging and stimulating learning environment that encourages students to reach their full potential.
Buckland School offers a variety of enriching and engaging experiences for students. The school has a wide range of academic programs, including honors and advanced placement courses, as well as extracurricular activities and clubs. Buckland also offers a range of athletic opportunities, including basketball, soccer, tennis, and swimming.
The school also encourages students to get involved in the community. Buckland has a strong commitment to service learning and offers a variety of service projects for students to participate in.
Buckland School has a strong commitment to preparing students for college and beyond. The school offers college counseling services, college visits, and college prep courses to help students and families navigate the college admissions process.
Buckland School is committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students. The school has a strong anti-bullying policy and a commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Buckland School is an excellent choice for students who are looking for a challenging and enriching academic experience in a supportive and nurturing environment.
9900 University Dr
Buckland, AK 99727
PreK – 12
Overview Buckland School
Buckland School serves 187 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Buckland School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Verdict on Buckland School
Buckland School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Buckland School is 0.00, 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.