Sitka School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 3 public high schools in Sitka School District, serving 390 students. Public high schools in Sitka School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Alaska public high school average of 23%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 32% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is in the top 30% of public high schools in Alaska.
  • The top ranked public high schools in Sitka School District are Sitka Reach and Sitka High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • public high school in Sitka School District have a Graduation Rate of 77%, which is equal to the Alaska average of 77%.
  • The school with highest graduation rate is Sitka High School, with 75-79% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Alaska or national school graduation rate statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska public high school average of 55% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Alaska public high school average of 19:1.

Overview

School District NameSitka School District
School District Websitehttp://www.sitkaschools.org
School District Phone Number(907) 747-8622
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools3 Schools299 Schools
# of Students390 Students60,821 Students
# of Teachers30 Teachers3,297 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:119:1

District Comparison

  • Sitka School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 53 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 60-64% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sitka   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)
44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sitka   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 Rate75-79%
77%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sitka   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.670.68
# of American Indian Students122 Students19,907 Students
% American Indian Students
31%
33%
# of Asian Students46 Students2,917 Students
% Asian Students
12%
5%
# of Hispanic Students19 Students3,042 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
5%
# of Black Students3 Students1,446 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# of White Students183 Students27,482 Students
% White Students
47%
45%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,226 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
2%
# of Two or more races Students17 Students4,801 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 1,198
# of Students in Kindergarten:22,141
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 2,162
# of Students in 2nd Grade:22,221
# of Students in 3rd Grade:42,242
# of Students in 4th Grade:12,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:42,178
# of Students in 6th Grade:12,508
# of Students in 7th Grade:32,887
# of Students in 8th Grade:22,866
# of Students in 9th Grade:1009,584
# of Students in 10th Grade:889,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:839,503
# of Students in 12th Grade:1009,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,544 in this school district is less than the state average of $24,325. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,707 is less than the state average of $24,500. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$23 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sitka   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$25 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Sitka   School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,544$24,325
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sitka   School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,707$24,500
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sitka   School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Sitka School District Public High Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Sitka Reach Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    305 Baranof St
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907) 747-7514

    Grades: K-12 | 21 students
  • Sitka High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Lake St
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907) 747-3263

    Grades: 9-12 | 339 students
  • Pacific High School Alternative School
    509 Lincoln
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907) 747-0525

    Grades: 9-12 | 30 students
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