Delta Junction Senior High School

Delta Junction Senior High School serves 180 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Delta Junction Senior High School operates within the Delta/greely School District.
The school district's 45% graduation rate is lower than the AK state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 180 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 180 students
Delta Junction Senior High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Delta Junction Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Delta Junction Senior High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Delta Junction Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is equal to the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Delta Junction Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
American Indian
3%
24%
Delta Junction Senior High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Delta Junction Senior High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
9%
7%
Delta Junction Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
4%
3%
Delta Junction Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
79%
49%
Delta Junction Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
8%
Delta Junction Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Delta Junction Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.37 0.37
Delta Junction Senior High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
36%
Delta Junction Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Delta Junction Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 851 students has decreased by 27% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 45% has decreased from 68% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,940 is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has grown by 97% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,805 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has grown by 94% over four years.
School District Name Delta/greely School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 851 405
Delta/greely   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 45% 76%
Delta/greely   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $10 MM
Delta/greely   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $19 MM $10 MM
Delta/greely   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,940 $25,342
Delta/greely   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,805 $25,523
Delta/greely   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is New Horizons High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Delta-greely Home School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gerstle River School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Delta JunctionGerstle River School
    Grades: KG-8 | 21 studentsMilepost 1392 Alaska Hwy
    Delta JunctionAK 99737
    (907)895-1043
    0KG-821
  • Delta JunctionNew Horizons High School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students2610 Isabel Ave
    Delta JunctionAK 99737
    (907)895-1043
    09-1212
  • Delta JunctionDelta Junction Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 246 students2659 Nistler Rd
    Delta JunctionAK 99737
    (907)895-4696
    0.2PK-3246
  • Delta JunctionDelta-greely Home School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 99 students2610 Isabell Ave
    Delta JunctionAK 99737
    (907)895-1043
    0.7PK-1299
  • Fort GreelyFort Greely School
    6 miles | Grades: 4-8 | 293 studentsBldg 725
    Fort GreelyAK 99731
    (907)869-3105
    64-8293

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