Seward High School

Seward High School serves 177 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Seward High School operates within the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District.
Kenai Peninsula Borough School District's 76% graduation rate is equal to the AK state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 177 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 177 students
Seward High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Seward High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Seward High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Seward High School Student 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 0.50 is more than 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 14:1 17:1
Seward High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
13%
24%
Seward High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Seward High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Seward High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
69%
49%
Seward High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
11%
8%
Seward High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.50 0.37
Seward High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
16%
36%
Seward High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Seward High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District's student population of 8,960 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,209 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,430 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Kenai Peninsula Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
4
Number of Students Managed 8,960 405
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 76%
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $143 MM $10 MM
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $145 MM $10 MM
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $15,209 $25,342
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $15,430 $25,523
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Cooper Landing School (28.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seward Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William H. Seward Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SewardSeward Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 84 students
    0.3 miles
    304 Sea Lion Ave
    SewardAK 99664
    (907)224-9000
    0.37-884
  • Seward William H. Seward Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 339 students
    0.4 miles
    606 Sea Lion Dr
    SewardAK 99664
    (907)224-3356
    0.4PK-6339
  • Moose PassMoose Pass School
    Grades: KG-8 | 16 students
    24.8 miles
    31810 Depot Rd
    Moose PassAK 99631
    (907)288-3183
    24.8KG-816
  • Cooper LandingCooper Landing School
    Grades: KG-12 | 17 students
    28.1 miles
    19030 Bean Creek Rd
    Cooper LandingAK 99572
    (907)595-1244
    28.1KG-1217
  • CordovaChenega Bay School
    Grades: PK-12 | 11 students
    44.7 miles
    Main St
    CordovaAK 99574
    (907)573-5123
    44.7PK-1211

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