Delta Junction Senior High School

2610 Isabell Ave,

Delta Junction, AK, 99737-0647

Tel: (907)895-4460
Grades: 9-12

191 students

Delta Junction Senior High School serves 191 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the AK average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Delta Junction Senior High School operates within the Delta/greely School District.
The school district's 42% graduation rate is lower than the AK state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 191 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 191 students
Delta Junction Senior High School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Delta Junction Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Delta Junction Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Delta Junction Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
7%
23%
Delta Junction Senior High School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
1%
6%
Delta Junction Senior High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Delta Junction Senior High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
1%
4%
Delta Junction Senior High School Black (1990-2012)
White
82%
51%
Delta Junction Senior High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Delta Junction Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Delta Junction Senior High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.32 0.68
Delta Junction Senior High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
29%
34%
Delta Junction Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
8%
6%
Delta Junction Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,690 students has grown by 44% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 41% over five years.
School District Name Delta/greely School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 1,690 395
Delta/greely   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 42% 70%
Delta/greely   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $9 MM
Delta/greely   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $10 MM
Delta/greely   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,654 $21,927
Delta/greely   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,979 $24,242
Delta/greely   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Delta Cyber School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Delta Cyber School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Delta Junction Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Delta Junction Delta Cyber School
    Alternative School
    2610 Isabell Ave
    Delta Junction , AK , 99737
    (907)895-1043
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  61  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Delta Junction Gerstle River School
    Milepost 1392 Alaska Hwy
    Delta Junction , AK , 99737
    (907)895-1043
    0  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Delta Junction New Horizons High School
    Alternative School
    2610 Isabel Ave
    Delta Junction , AK , 99737
    (907)895-1043
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  18  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Delta Junction Delta Junction Elementary School
    2659 Nister Rd
    Delta Junction , AK , 99737
    (907)895-4696
    0.2  mi  |  266  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Delta Junction Delta-greely Home School
    Alternative School
    1600 Richardson Ave
    Delta Junction , AK , 99737
    (907)895-4655
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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