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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Chatham School District, serving 184 students.
  • Public school in Chatham School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Alaska public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Alaska.
  • The top ranked public school in Chatham School District are Gustavus School, Klukwan School and Angoon School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the Alaska public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameChatham School District
School District Websitehttp://www.chathamsd.schoolwires.net
School District Phone Number(907)788-3302
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools4 Schools509 Schools
# of Students184 Students132,872 Students
# of Teachers19 Teachers7,748 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1

District Comparison

  • Chatham School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chatham   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chatham   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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Chatham   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.570.71
# of American Indian Students96 Students30,415 Students
% American Indian Students
52%
23%
# of Asian Studentsn/a7,785 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
6%
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a8,868 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
7%
# of Black Students5 Students3,866 Students
% Black Students
3%
3%
# of White Students74 Students63,227 Students
% White Students
40%
47%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a3,914 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students9 Students14,797 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:23,586
# of Students in Kindergarten:1310,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:1910,243
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1110,331
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1810,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:2110,398
# of Students in 5th Grade:1010,229
# of Students in 6th Grade:1710,007
# of Students in 7th Grade:149,741
# of Students in 8th Grade:149,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:139,584
# of Students in 10th Grade:109,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:109,503
# of Students in 12th Grade:129,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $29,757 is higher than the state average of $24,325. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $30,222 is higher than the state average of $24,500. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$4 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chatham   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$4 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Chatham   School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$29,757$24,325
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chatham   School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$30,222$24,500
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chatham   School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Chatham School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Angoon School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 Big Dog Salmon Way
    Angoon, AK 99820
    (907)788-3302

    Grades: PK-12 | 79 students
  • Chatham Correspondence
    500 Big Dog Salmon Way
    Angoon, AK 99820
    (907)788-3302

    Grades: K-12 | 11 students
  • Gustavus School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    12 Gustavus Rd
    Gustavus, AK 99826
    (907)697-2248

    Grades: K-12 | 74 students
  • Klukwan School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    Mile 22 Haines Hwy
    Haines, AK 99827
    (907)767-5551

    Grades: K-12 | 20 students
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