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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public preschools serving 746 students in Lower Yukon School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Alaska.
Public Preschools in Lower Yukon School District have an average math proficiency score of 4% (versus the Alaska public pre school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 4% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschools in Lower Yukon School District are Nunam Iqua School, Alakanuk School and Hooper Bay School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska public preschool average of 57% (majority American Indian).

Overview

School District NameLower Yukon School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lysd.org/
School District Phone Number(907) 591-2411
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools3 Schools298 Schools
# of Students746 Students70,082 Students
# of Teachers50 Teachers4,233 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Rank

Lower Yukon School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 47 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 60-64% has increased from 45-49% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#52 out of 53 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lower Yukon   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lower Yukon   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lower Yukon   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
60-64%
77%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lower Yukon   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.010.72
# of American Indian Students742 Students19,111 Students
% American Indian Students
100%
27%
# of Asian Studentsn/a3,463 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a4,669 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
7%
# of Black Studentsn/a1,946 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# of White Students3 Students30,472 Students
% White Students
n/a
43%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,063 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students1 Student8,358 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
12%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:23,559
# of Students in Kindergarten:648,884
# of Students in 1st Grade:668,966
# of Students in 2nd Grade:628,915
# of Students in 3rd Grade:638,545
# of Students in 4th Grade:588,576
# of Students in 5th Grade:738,326
# of Students in 6th Grade:545,087
# of Students in 7th Grade:651,701
# of Students in 8th Grade:561,604
# of Students in 9th Grade:491,473
# of Students in 10th Grade:341,296
# of Students in 11th Grade:471,421
# of Students in 12th Grade:531,729
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $30,688 is higher than the state median of $24,474. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $32,286 is higher than the state median of $24,972. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$61 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lower Yukon   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$65 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Lower Yukon   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$30,688$24,474
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lower Yukon   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$32,286$24,972
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lower Yukon   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Lower Yukon School District Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Nunam Iqua School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    32 School Rd
    Nunam Iqua, AK 99666
    (907) 498-4112

    Grades: PK-12 | 64 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Alakanuk School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9 School Rd
    Alakanuk, AK 99554
    (907) 238-3312

    Grades: PK-12 | 226 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Hooper Bay School Math: 2% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    General Delivery
    Hooper Bay, AK 99604
    (907) 758-1200

    Grades: PK-12 | 456 students
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