Kasuun Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Kasuun Elementary School
Kasuun Elementary School is a public school located in Anchorage, Alaska. It serves students in grades K-5 and is part of the Anchorage School District. The school has a strong focus on providing a quality education for all students, regardless of their background. The school offers a variety of programs and activities to ensure that each student has the opportunity to reach their full potential. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, music, and art. Kasuun Elementary School also has a strong emphasis on character development and community involvement. The school strives to create a safe and supportive learning environment where students can learn and grow. Kasuun Elementary School is a great place for students to receive a quality education and develop the skills they need to be successful in life.
4000 E 68th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99507
PreK – 6
Overview Kasuun Elementary School
Kasuun Elementary School serves 265 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kasuun Elementary School placed in the top 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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to 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 13:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).
Verdict on Kasuun Elementary School
Kasuun Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Kasuun Elementary School is 0.80, 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.