Alak School

  • Alak School serves 167 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Alak School's student population of 167 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
99%
23%
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Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alak School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
n/a
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alak School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alak School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.020.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Alak School and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alak School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Slope Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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