Sitka School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Sitka School District serving 1,334 students in Sitka, 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 13:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Sitka School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Sitka Baranof Elementary School
    305 Baranof Street
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907)747-5825

    Grades: PK-1 | 224 students
  • Sitka Blatchley Middle School
    601 Halibut Point Road
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907)747-8672

    Grades: 6-8 | 270 students
  • Sitka Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School
    307 Kashevaroff
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907)747-8395

    Grades: 2-5 | 411 students
  • Sitka Pacific High School Alternative School
    509 Lincoln
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907)747-0525

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Sitka Sitka High School
    1000 Lake Street
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907)747-3263

    Grades: 9-12 | 359 students
  • Sitka Sitka Reach
    305 Baranof Street
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907)747-7514

    Grades: K-12 | 35 students

Overview

School District NameSitka School District
# of Schools6
# of Students1,334
# of Teachers99
Student : Teacher Ratio13
# of Male Students683
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students651
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.65
# of American Indian Students384
% American Indian Students
29%
# of Asian Students121
% Asian Students
9%
# of Hispanic Students54
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students15
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students679
% White Students
51%
# of Hawaiian Students16
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students65
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:23
# of Students in Kindergarten:100
# of Students in 1st Grade:106
# of Students in 2nd Grade:109
# of Students in 3rd Grade:120
# of Students in 4th Grade:108
# of Students in 5th Grade:90
# of Students in 6th Grade:91
# of Students in 7th Grade:100
# of Students in 8th Grade:87
# of Students in 9th Grade:108
# of Students in 10th Grade:118
# of Students in 11th Grade:91
# of Students in 12th Grade:83
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Sitka School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 70-74% has decreased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
34%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate70-74%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sitka 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 $17,544 in this school district is less 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 $18,707 is less 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$23 MM$10 MM
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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 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,544$25,156
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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,707$25,337
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 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Sitka School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.65, which is higher than the Alaska average of 0.35. The most diverse school in the district is Blatchley Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.