Mount Edgecumbe School District

1330 Seward Ave
Sitka, AK 99835-9438
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public school serving 403 students in Mount Edgecumbe School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
Public School in Mount Edgecumbe School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Alaska public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AK)
# Schools
1 School
500 Schools
# Students
403 Students
129,941 Students
# Teachers
25 Teachers
7,250 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Mount Edgecumbe School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 52 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#26 out of 52 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mount Edgecumbe  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mount Edgecumbe  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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mount Edgecumbe  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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
77%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mount Edgecumbe  School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.18
0.71
# American Indian Students
365 Students
28,154 Students
% American Indian Students
91%
22%
# Asian Students
5 Students
6,707 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
2 Students
9,661 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
n/a
3,074 Students
% Black Students
n/a
2%
# White Students
28 Students
61,361 Students
% White Students
7%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
3,987 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# Two or more races Students
2 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
13%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
2,924
# Students in K Grade:
-
9,777
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
9,620
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
9,838
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
9,823
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
9,860
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
9,916
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
9,867
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
10,050
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
9,992
# Students in 9th Grade:
103
10,045
# Students in 10th Grade:
113
9,450
# Students in 11th Grade:
106
9,416
# Students in 12th Grade:
81
9,363
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $33,670 is higher than the state median of $20,243. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $33,454 is higher than the state median of $21,325. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AK)
Total Revenue
$14 MM
$2,630 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mount Edgecumbe  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$14 MM
$2,771 MM
This chart display total spending of Mount Edgecumbe  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$33,670
$20,243
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mount Edgecumbe  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$33,454
$21,325
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mount Edgecumbe  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Mount Edgecumbe School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mt. Edgecumbe High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1330 Seward Ave
Sitka, AK 99835
(907) 966-3200
Grades: 9-12
| 403 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Mount Edgecumbe School District?
Mount Edgecumbe School District manages 1 public schools serving 403 students.
What is the rank of Mount Edgecumbe School District?
Mount Edgecumbe School District is ranked #30 out of 52 school districts in Alaska (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Alaska school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
What is the racial composition of students in Mount Edgecumbe School District?
91% of Mount Edgecumbe School District students are American Indian, 7% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Mount Edgecumbe School District?
Mount Edgecumbe School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 18:1.
What is Mount Edgecumbe School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $33,454 is higher than the state median of $21,325. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 1 school
  • Grades: 09-12
  • Enrollment: 403 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in AK)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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