Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District serving 2,337 students in Ketchikan, Alaska.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska state average of 52%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ketchikan Fast Track
    2931 Baranof Ave
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)225-2128

    Grades: K-12 | 64 students
  • Ketchikan Fawn Mountain Elementary School
    400 Old Homestead Rd
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)228-2200

    Grades: PK-6 | 300 students
  • Ketchikan Houghtaling Elementary School
    2940 Baranof
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)225-4128

    Grades: PK-6 | 364 students
  • Ketchikan Ketchikan Charter School Charter School
    410 Schoenbar
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)225-8568

    Grades: K-8 | 190 students
  • Ketchikan Ketchikan High School
    2610 4th Ave
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)225-9815

    Grades: 9-12 | 610 students
  • Ketchikan Point Higgins School
    981 North Point Higgins Rd Ntg
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)247-1500

    Grades: PK-6 | 276 students
  • Ketchikan Revilla Jr/sr High School Alternative School
    3131 Baranof Ave
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)225-6681

    Grades: 7-12 | 111 students
  • Ketchikan Schoenbar Middle School
    217 Schoenbar
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)228-7200

    Grades: 7-8 | 253 students
  • Ketchikan Tongass School Of Arts And Sciences Charter School Charter School
    410 Schoenbar Road
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)225-5720

    Grades: PK-6 | 169 students

Overview

School District NameKetchikan Gateway Borough School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,337 students
# of Teachers155 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,101 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students1,236 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.64
# of American Indian Students711 students
% American Indian Students
30%
# of Asian Students227 students
% Asian Students
10%
# of Hispanic Students59 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students23 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,182 students
% White Students
51%
# of Hawaiian Students32 students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students103 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:126
# of Students in Kindergarten:165
# of Students in 1st Grade:155
# of Students in 2nd Grade:176
# of Students in 3rd Grade:184
# of Students in 4th Grade:145
# of Students in 5th Grade:159
# of Students in 6th Grade:176
# of Students in 7th Grade:167
# of Students in 8th Grade:163
# of Students in 9th Grade:172
# of Students in 10th Grade:179
# of Students in 11th Grade:207
# of Students in 12th Grade:163
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Ketchikan Gateway 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 2014-2015 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ketchikan Gateway 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 Ketchikan Gateway 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 Rate75-79%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ketchikan Gateway 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 $15,907 in this school district is less than the state average of $27,286. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,450 is less than the state average of $27,481. 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$36 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$37 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,907$27,286
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$16,450$27,481
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ketchikan Gateway 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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Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the Alaska average of 0.35. The most diverse school in the district is Ketchikan Charter School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.