Chinook Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Chinook Elementary School
Chinook Elementary School is a public school located in the beautiful city of Spokane, Washington. It provides a safe, nurturing environment for students in kindergarten through 5th grade. The school has a strong commitment to academic excellence and the development of the whole child. It offers a rigorous curriculum that is tailored to meet the individual needs of each student.
The school staff is dedicated to creating a positive learning environment where students are encouraged to explore, discover, and achieve. The school offers a variety of extracurricular activities and programs that help to foster a sense of community and belonging. Chinook Elementary School also provides a number of support services, such as guidance counseling, social-emotional learning, and special education.
Chinook Elementary School is a great place for students to learn and grow. It is a place where students can feel safe, supported, and challenged. The school is committed to providing the best education possible for its students and helping them reach their full potential.
3101 W 88th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99502
PreK – 6
Overview Chinook Elementary School
Chinook Elementary School serves 394 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Chinook Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 35-39% (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.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).
Verdict on Chinook Elementary School
Chinook Elementary 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 Chinook Elementary School is 0.84, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.