Galena City School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Galena City School District serving 4,288 students in Galena, Alaska.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Galena City School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameGalena City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,288 students
# of Teachers51 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio84:1
# of Male Students2,041 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students2,247 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.39
# of American Indian Students603 students
% American Indian Students
14%
# of Asian Students48 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students132 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students50 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,291 students
% White Students
77%
# of Hawaiian Students20 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students144 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:159
# of Students in Kindergarten:324
# of Students in 1st Grade:304
# of Students in 2nd Grade:329
# of Students in 3rd Grade:324
# of Students in 4th Grade:315
# of Students in 5th Grade:329
# of Students in 6th Grade:304
# of Students in 7th Grade:276
# of Students in 8th Grade:288
# of Students in 9th Grade:285
# of Students in 10th Grade:334
# of Students in 11th Grade:331
# of Students in 12th Grade:386
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Galena City 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 2014-2015 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Galena City 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)
54%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Galena City 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
79%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Galena City School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,211 in this school district is less than the state average of $25,218. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,220 is less than the state average of $25,399. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$28 MM$10 MM
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Spending$28 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Galena City School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,211$25,218
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Galena City School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,220$25,399
This chart display average spending per public school student in Galena City School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Galena City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.39, which is lower than the Alaska average of 0.71. The most diverse school in the district is Sidney C. Huntington Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.