Akiachak School

Akiachak #51100
Akiachak, AK 99551
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Akiachak School serves 200 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Akiachak School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Akiachak School's student population of 200 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students200 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Akiachak School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Akiachak School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Akiachak School is 0.04, 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
#437 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
98%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Akiachak School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Akiachak School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
1%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
1%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.040.71
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Akiachak School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Akiachak School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYupiit 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 Akiachak School is Ket'acik/aapalluk Memorial School (6.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kwethluk Ket'acik/aapalluk Memorial School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 282 students
    6.8 miles
    107 Village Rd
    Kwethluk, AK 99621
    (907) 757-6014
    6.8 PK-12 282
  • Akiak Akiak School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 112 students
    7.2 miles
    Akiak # 5227
    Akiak, AK 99552
    (907) 765-4600
    7.2 K-12 112
  • Bethel Ayaprun Elitnaurvik Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 166 students
    13.4 miles
    1010 Fourth Ave
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907) 543-1645
    13.4 PK-6 166
  • Bethel Bethel Regional High School Math: 18% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 475 students
    13.5 miles
    1006 Ron Edwards Memorial Dr
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907) 543-3957
    13.5 7-12 475
  • Bethel Gladys Jung Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 341 students
    13.5 miles
    1007 Ron Edwards Memorial Dr
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907) 543-4440
    13.5 3-6 341

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