Alaska Gateway School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 400 students in Alaska Gateway School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
Public Schools in Alaska Gateway School District have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Alaska Gateway School District are Eagle Community School, Mentasta Lake School and Tetlin School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Alaska Gateway School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Overview

School District Name
Alaska Gateway School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AK)
# Schools
8 Schools
511 Schools
# Students
400 Students
132,589 Students
# Teachers
30 Teachers
7,730 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Alaska Gateway School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 60-79% has increased from 21-39% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#44 out of 54 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Alaska Gateway   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alaska Gateway   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska Gateway   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
60-79%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alaska Gateway   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.53
0.71
# American Indian Students
244 Students
30,413 Students
% American Indian Students
61%
23%
# Asian Students
7 Students
7,782 Students
% Asian Students
2%
6%
# Hispanic Students
n/a
8,824 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
7%
# Black Students
2 Students
3,837 Students
% Black Students
1%
3%
# White Students
130 Students
63,056 Students
% White Students
32%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
3,910 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# Two or more races Students
17 Students
14,767 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
11%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
4
3,586
# Students in K Grade:
23
10,146
# Students in 1st Grade:
31
10,208
# Students in 2nd Grade:
32
10,287
# Students in 3rd Grade:
34
10,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
48
10,363
# Students in 5th Grade:
31
10,190
# Students in 6th Grade:
31
9,977
# Students in 7th Grade:
31
9,737
# Students in 8th Grade:
25
9,478
# Students in 9th Grade:
35
9,579
# Students in 10th Grade:
30
9,285
# Students in 11th Grade:
26
9,500
# Students in 12th Grade:
19
9,882
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $35,828 is higher than the state median of $26,005. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $37,930 is higher than the state median of $25,710. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AK)
Total Revenue
$14 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alaska Gateway   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$15 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Alaska Gateway   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$35,828
$26,005
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alaska Gateway   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$37,930
$25,710
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alaska Gateway   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Alaska Gateway School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Eagle Community School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
168 3rd Avenue
Eagle, AK 99738
(907) 547-2210
Grades: PK-12
| 27 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Mentasta Lake School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6 Mile Main Village Rd
Copper Center, AK 99780
(907) 291-2317
Grades: PK-12
| 31 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Tetlin School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Main St
Tok, AK 99780
(907) 324-2104
Grades: PK-12
| 23 students
Rank: #44.
Tok School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
249 Jon Summar Way
Tok, AK 99780
(907) 883-5161
Grades: PK-12
| 204 students
Rank: #55.
Walter Northway School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mile 7 Village Rd
Northway, AK 99764
(907) 778-2287
Grades: PK-12
| 47 students
Alaska Reach Academy
249 Jon Summar Way
Tok, AK 99780
(907) 883-2591
Grades: PK-12
| 46 students
Dot Lake School
Mp 1361 Ak Hwy
Delta Junction, AK 99737
(907) 882-2663
Grades: PK-12
| 10 students
Tanacross School
100 Main St
Tanacross, AK 99776
(907) 883-4391
Grades: K-8
| 12 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 400 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50% in AK)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53

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