Valdez High School

319 Robe River Dr

Valdez, AK 99686

Tel: (907)835-4767
Grades: 9-12

227 students

Valdez High School serves 227 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the AK average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Valdez High School operates within the Valdez City School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the AK state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 227 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 227 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Valdez High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Valdez High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
American Indian
20%
23%
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
3%
6%
White
74%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Valdez High School Sch Ethnicity Valdez 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.
0.42 0.36
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.
36%
34%
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.
7%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 685 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Valdez City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 685 425
Valdez City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 70%
Valdez City   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $9 MM
Valdez City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $10 MM
Valdez City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,074 $21,927
Valdez City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,970 $24,242
Valdez City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tatitlek Community School (21.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George H Gilson Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hermon Hutchens Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ValdezGeorge H Gilson Junior High School
    357 Robe River Dr
    ValdezAK 99686
    (907)835-2244
    0 mi | 100 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • ValdezHermon Hutchens Elementary School
    1009 West Klutina
    ValdezAK 99686
    (907)835-4728
    0.6 mi | 358 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • TatitlekTatitlek Community School
    Main St
    TatitlekAK 99677
    (907)325-2252
    21.4 mi | 18 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CordovaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Mt. Eccles Elementary School
    200 Adams St
    CordovaAK 99574
    (907)424-3236
    45.7 mi | 170 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • CordovaCordova Jr/sr High School
    100 Fisherman Ave
    CordovaAK 99574
    (907)424-3266
    45.9 mi | 164 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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Did You Know?
Valdez Cordova Borough, AK public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.46, which is higher than the Alaska average of 0.36. The most diverse school district in Valdez Cordova Borough is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.