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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools in Southeast Island School District, serving 186 students.
  • Public school in Southeast Island School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Alaska public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Alaska.
  • The top ranked public schools in Southeast Island School District are Whale Pass School, Barry Craig Stewart Kasaan School and Hollis School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority 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 NameSoutheast Island School District
School District Websitehttp://www.sisd.org
School District Phone Number(907)828-8254
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools9 Schools509 Schools
# of Students186 Students132,872 Students
# of Teachers20 Teachers7,748 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1

District Comparison

  • Southeast Island School District, which is ranked within the top 50% 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 60-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southeast Island   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)35-39%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southeast Island   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 Southeast Island   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.410.71
# of American Indian Students12 Students30,415 Students
% American Indian Students
6%
23%
# of Asian Students1 Student7,785 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students7 Students8,868 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
7%
# of Black Students1 Student3,866 Students
% Black Students
1%
3%
# of White Students141 Students63,227 Students
% White Students
76%
47%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student3,914 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students23 Students14,797 Students
% of Two or more races Students
12%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:63,586
# of Students in Kindergarten:910,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:1610,243
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1410,331
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1410,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:1810,398
# of Students in 5th Grade:1310,229
# of Students in 6th Grade:1810,007
# of Students in 7th Grade:199,741
# of Students in 8th Grade:149,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:99,584
# of Students in 10th Grade:159,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:79,503
# of Students in 12th Grade:149,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $27,313 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 $28,515 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$5 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southeast Island   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$6 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Southeast Island   School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$27,313$24,325
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southeast Island   School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$28,515$24,500
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southeast Island   School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Southeast Island School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Barry Craig Stewart Kasaan School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    117 Kasaan St
    Ketchikan, AK 99950
    (907)542-2217

    Grades: PK-12 | 12 students
  • Hollis School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    Tract 4a Of Asls 96-31
    Craig, AK 99921
    (907)530-7108

    Grades: PK-12 | 22 students
  • Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    102 Nw Fairbanks Ave
    Coffman Cove, AK 99918
    (907)329-2244

    Grades: PK-12 | 15 students
  • Hyder School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1 Main St
    Hyder, AK 99923
    (250)636-2800

    Grades: PK-12 | 11 students
  • Naukati School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    100 Heather St
    Ketchikan, AK 99950
    (907)629-4121

    Grades: PK-12 | 18 students
  • Port Alexander School
    Block 9 Tract A
    Port Alexander, AK 99836
    (907)568-2205

    Grades: PK-12 | 10 students
  • Se Island Correspondence
    1010 Sandy Beach Rd
    Thorne Bay, AK 99919
    (907)828-8254

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
  • Thorne Bay School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1010 Sandy Beach Rd
    Thorne Bay, AK 99919
    (907)828-3921

    Grades: PK-12 | 80 students
  • Whale Pass School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    126 Bayview Rd
    Ketchikan, AK 99950
    (907)846-5320

    Grades: PK-12 | 18 students
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