Alakanuk School

  • Alakanuk School serves 226 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Alakanuk 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Alakanuk School's student population of 226 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alakanuk School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alakanuk School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#422 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
100%
23%
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White
n/a
47%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alakanuk School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.000.70
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Graduation Rate40-59%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
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 Alakanuk 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 NameLower Yukon 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 Alakanuk School is Emmonak School (7.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Emmonak Emmonak School
    Grades: K-12 | 207 students
    7.7 miles
    267 School Road
    Emmonak, AK 99581
    (907)949-1248
    7.7 K-12 207
  • Nunam Iqua Nunam Iqua School
    Grades: PK-12 | 64 students
    12.3 miles
    32 School Rd
    Nunam Iqua, AK 99666
    (907)498-4112
    12.3 PK-12 64
  • Kotlik Kotlik School
    Grades: K-12 | 179 students
    42.1 miles
    20129 School Rd
    Kotlik, AK 99620
    (907)899-4415
    42.1 K-12 179
  • Mountain Village Mountain Village School
    Grades: K-12 | 196 students
    50.6 miles
    100 High School Rd
    Mountain Village, AK 99632
    (907)591-2204
    50.6 K-12 196
  • Saint Marys Saint Mary's School
    Grades: PK-12 | 194 students
    64.3 miles
    1 Dixon Circle
    Saint Marys, AK 99658
    (907)438-2411
    64.3 PK-12 194

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