Juneau Borough School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 4,765 students in Juneau Borough School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Alaska.
Public Schools in Juneau Borough School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Juneau Borough School District are Auke Bay Elementary School, Homebridge and Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alt. High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Juneau Borough School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is equal to the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Juneau Borough School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alaska for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Juneau Borough 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
15 Schools
511 Schools
# Students
4,765 Students
132,589 Students
# Teachers
294 Teachers
7,730 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Juneau Borough 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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#18 out of 54 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Juneau Borough   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Juneau Borough   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)
46%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Juneau Borough   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
86%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Juneau Borough   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.70
0.71
# American Indian Students
806 Students
30,413 Students
% American Indian Students
17%
23%
# Asian Students
298 Students
7,782 Students
% Asian Students
7%
6%
# Hispanic Students
296 Students
8,824 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
7%
# Black Students
54 Students
3,837 Students
% Black Students
1%
3%
# White Students
2,297 Students
63,056 Students
% White Students
48%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
150 Students
3,910 Students
% Hawaiian Students
3%
3%
# Two or more races Students
864 Students
14,767 Students
% of Two or more races Students
18%
11%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
154
3,586
# Students in K Grade:
310
10,146
# Students in 1st Grade:
358
10,208
# Students in 2nd Grade:
334
10,287
# Students in 3rd Grade:
378
10,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
361
10,363
# Students in 5th Grade:
377
10,190
# Students in 6th Grade:
380
9,977
# Students in 7th Grade:
324
9,737
# Students in 8th Grade:
360
9,478
# Students in 9th Grade:
342
9,579
# Students in 10th Grade:
350
9,285
# Students in 11th Grade:
379
9,500
# Students in 12th Grade:
358
9,882
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,347 in this school district is less 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 $17,948 is less 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
$92 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Juneau Borough   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
$86 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Juneau Borough   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
$19,347
$26,005
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Juneau Borough   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
$17,948
$25,710
This chart display average spending per public school student in Juneau Borough   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 Juneau Borough School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Auke Bay Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
11880 Glacier Hwy
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 796-5275
Grades: PK-5
| 393 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Homebridge
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1415 Glacier Ave
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 523-1821
Grades: PK-12
| 40 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alt. High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1415 Glacier Ave
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 523-1800
Grades: 9-12
| 103 students
Rank: #44.
Juneau Community Charter School
Charter School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
430 Fourth St
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 796-5699
Grades: K-8
| 101 students
Rank: #55.
Montessori Borealis Public Alternative School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1415 Glacier Ave
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 523-1848
Grades: PK-8
| 189 students
Rank: #66.
Riverbend Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2901 Riverside Dr
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 796-5700
Grades: PK-5
| 312 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Harborview Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1255 Glacier Ave
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 523-1850
Grades: PK-6
| 360 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Mendenhall River Community School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9001 Mendenhall Loop Rd
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 796-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 355 students
Rank: #99.
Thunder Mountain High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3101 Dimond Park Loop
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 780-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 701 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Juneau-douglas High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1639 Glacier Ave
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 523-1500
Grades: 9-12
| 582 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Sayéik: Gastineau Community School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1507 3rd St
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 796-5075
Grades: PK-5
| 286 students
Rank: #1212.
Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1600 Renninger St
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 796-5800
Grades: 6-8
| 516 students
Rank: #1313.
Floyd Dryden Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3800 Mendenhall Loop Rd
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 463-1850
Grades: 6-8
| 444 students
Rank: #1414.
Glacier Valley Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3400 Tongass Blvd
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 780-1400
Grades: PK-5
| 368 students
Johnson Youth Center
Alternative School
3252 Hospital Dr
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 523-6835
Grades: 5-12
| 15 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Juneau Borough School District
  • 1208 Glacier Ave, Juneau, AK, 99801
  • (907) 523-1702
  • juneauschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,765 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 20% in AK)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70

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