Skagway School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there is 1 top public school in Skagway School District, serving 132 students.
  • Public school in Skagway School District have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus Alaska public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 85% (versus 39% Alaska statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 5% of public schools in Alaska.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Skagway School, with 70-79% math proficiency and 80-89% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Alaska or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian and American Indian) , which is less than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the Alaska public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameSkagway School District
School District Websitehttp://www.skagwayschool.org
School District Phone Number(907)983-2960
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools1 School506 Schools
# of Students132 Students132,726 Students
# of Teachers14 Teachers7,790 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1

District Comparison

  • Skagway School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from PS% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Skagway   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Skagway   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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Skagway   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.410.70
# of American Indian Students4 Students30,377 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
23%
# of Asian Students5 Students7,849 Students
% Asian Students
4%
6%
# of Hispanic Students3 Students8,927 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
6%
# of Black Students1 Student4,077 Students
% Black Students
1%
3%
# of White Students100 Students63,436 Students
% White Students
76%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a3,811 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students19 Students14,249 Students
% of Two or more races Students
14%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:143,246
# of Students in Kindergarten:1310,274
# of Students in 1st Grade:1010,431
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1310,523
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1310,474
# of Students in 4th Grade:810,320
# of Students in 5th Grade:1010,116
# of Students in 6th Grade:109,750
# of Students in 7th Grade:59,620
# of Students in 8th Grade:79,410
# of Students in 9th Grade:69,615
# of Students in 10th Grade:59,567
# of Students in 11th Grade:79,646
# of Students in 12th Grade:119,734
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $32,967 is higher 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 $31,598 is higher 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$3 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Skagway   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$3 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Skagway   School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$32,967$24,325
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Skagway   School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$31,598$24,500
This chart display average spending per public school student in Skagway   School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Skagway School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | AK School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Skagway Skagway School Math: 70-79% / Reading: 80-89% | Top 1%
    1563 Main St
    Skagway, AK 99840
    (907)983-2960

    Grades: PK-12 | 138 students
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