Lower Yukon School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 public preschools managed by Lower Yukon School District serving 714 students in Alakanuk, Alaska.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska state average of 52%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Lower Yukon School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Alakanuk Alakanuk School
    9 School Road
    Alakanuk, AK 99554
    (907)238-3312

    Grades: PK-12 | 215 students
  • Hooper Bay Hooper Bay School
    General Delivery
    Hooper Bay, AK 99604
    (907)758-1200

    Grades: PK-12 | 438 students
  • Nunam Iqua Sheldon Point School
    32 School Road
    Nunam Iqua, AK 99666
    (907)498-4112

    Grades: PK-12 | 61 students

Overview

School District NameLower Yukon School District
# of Schools10
# of Students2,030
# of Teachers140
Student : Teacher Ratio15
# of Male Students1,079
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students951
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.01
# of American Indian Students2,019
% American Indian Students
99%
# of Asian Students5
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students5
% White Students
n/a
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:16
# of Students in Kindergarten:181
# of Students in 1st Grade:195
# of Students in 2nd Grade:169
# of Students in 3rd Grade:178
# of Students in 4th Grade:166
# of Students in 5th Grade:162
# of Students in 6th Grade:152
# of Students in 7th Grade:151
# of Students in 8th Grade:129
# of Students in 9th Grade:138
# of Students in 10th Grade:122
# of Students in 11th Grade:115
# of Students in 12th Grade:156
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Lower Yukon School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 55-59% has increased from 40-44% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
34%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤1%
38%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate55-59%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lower Yukon 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 $44,274 is higher 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 $43,875 is higher 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$88 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lower Yukon School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$87 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Lower Yukon School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$44,274$25,156
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lower Yukon School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$43,875$25,337
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lower Yukon 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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Lower Yukon School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.01, which is lower than the Alaska average of 0.35. The most diverse school in the district is Pilot Station School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.