Adak School

100 Mechanics Rd
Adak, AK 99546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
4.00 5 1 (1 review)
Adak School serves 15 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Adak School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Adak School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Adak School's student population of 15 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students15 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

Adak School is ranked within the top 20% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Adak School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#92 out of 466 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
7%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
33%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
7%
47%
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Hawaiian
53%
3%
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Two or more races
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score
0.610.71
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAleutian Region School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Adak School is Yakov E. Netsvetov School (106.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atka Yakov E. Netsvetov School
    Grades: K-12 | 12 students
    106.1 miles
    206 Atxax Way
    Atka, AK 99547
    (907) 839-2210
    106.1 K-12 12

School Reviews

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Overall, it's a great school, but the lack of teachers cause 6 grades to be taught at once in each class (there is only one). I love to attend because it's my only opportunity for education in a town so small and remote.
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