Juneau Borough School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 15 public schools managed by Juneau Borough School District serving 4,851 students in Juneau, Alaska.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska state average of 52%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the state average of 17:1.

Juneau Borough School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Juneau Auke Bay Elementary School
    11880 Glacier Hwy
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)796-5275

    Grades: K-5 | 364 students
  • Juneau Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School
    1600 Renninger Street
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)796-5800

    Grades: 6-8 | 475 students
  • Juneau Floyd Dryden Middle School
    3800 Mendenhall Loop Road
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)463-1850

    Grades: 6-8 | 482 students
  • Juneau Gastineau Elementary School
    1507 3rd Street
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)796-5075

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Juneau Glacier Valley Elementary School
    3400 Tongass Blvd
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)780-1400

    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
  • Juneau Harborview Elementary School
    1255 Glacier Avenue
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)523-1850

    Grades: PK-6 | 383 students
  • Juneau Homebridge
    1415 Glacier Avenue
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)586-1821

    Grades: PK-12 | 42 students
  • Juneau Johnson Youth Center Alternative School
    3252 Hospital Drive
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)586-9433

    Grades: 5-12 | 15 students
  • Juneau Juneau Community Charter School Charter School
    430 Fourth Street
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)796-5699

    Grades: K-8 | 74 students
  • Juneau Juneau-douglas High School
    1639 Glacier Avenue
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)523-1500

    Grades: 9-12 | 616 students
  • Juneau Mendenhall River Community School
    9001 Mendenhall Loop Road
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)463-1799

    Grades: PK-5 | 354 students
  • Juneau Montessori Borealis Public Alternative School
    1415 Glacier Ave
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)523-1848

    Grades: PK-8 | 189 students
  • Juneau Riverbend Elementary School
    2901 Riverside Drive
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)796-5700

    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
  • Juneau Thunder Mountain High School
    3101 Dimond Park Loop
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)780-1900

    Grades: 9-12 | 705 students
  • Juneau Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School Alternative School
    1415 Glacier Ave.
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)523-1800

    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students

Overview

School District NameJuneau Borough School District
# of Schools15
# of Students4,851
# of Teachers285
Student : Teacher Ratio17
# of Male Students2,065
% Male Students
43%
# of Female Students2,786
% Female Students
57%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.69
# of American Indian Students893
% American Indian Students
18%
# of Asian Students326
% Asian Students
7%
# of Hispanic Students283
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students69
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students2,411
% White Students
50%
# of Hawaiian Students151
% of Hawaiian Students
3%
# of Two or more races Students718
% of Two or more races Students
15%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:197
# of Students in Kindergarten:332
# of Students in 1st Grade:380
# of Students in 2nd Grade:370
# of Students in 3rd Grade:369
# of Students in 4th Grade:359
# of Students in 5th Grade:331
# of Students in 6th Grade:355
# of Students in 7th Grade:339
# of Students in 8th Grade:348
# of Students in 9th Grade:375
# of Students in 10th Grade:345
# of Students in 11th Grade:360
# of Students in 12th Grade:391
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Juneau Borough School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 84% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
34%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Juneau Borough School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,275 in this school district is less than the state average of $25,156. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $20,325 is less than the state average of $25,337. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$83 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Juneau Borough School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$103 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Juneau Borough School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,275$25,156
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Juneau Borough School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,325$25,337
This chart display average spending per public school student in Juneau Borough School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Juneau Borough School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.69, which is higher than the Alaska average of 0.35. The most diverse school in the district is Glacier Valley Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.