Southeast Island School District

All
(9)
All
(9)
 
High
(9)
High
(9)
 
Middle
(9)
Middle
(9)
 
Elementary
(9)
Elementary
(9)
 
Pre-K
(9)
Pre-K
(9)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 186 students in Southeast Island School District. Southeast Island School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
The top ranked public schools in Southeast Island School District are Whale Pass School, Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School and Hyder School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Southeast Island School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Alaska public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Alaska.
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).

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 Schools508 Schools
# of Students186 Students132,845 Students
# of Teachers20 Teachers7,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1

District Comparison

Southeast Island School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 53 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#29 out of 53 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Southeast Island   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
40%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
46%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥50%
77%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southeast Island   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.410.71
# 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 Students63,200 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:910,193
# of Students in 1st Grade:1610,240
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1410,329
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1410,407
# of Students in 4th Grade:1810,398
# of Students in 5th Grade:1310,225
# of Students in 6th Grade:1810,006
# of Students in 7th Grade:199,737
# of Students in 8th Grade:149,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:99,579
# of Students in 10th Grade:159,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:79,500
# of Students in 12th Grade:149,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $37,382 is higher than the state median of $24,474. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $45,188 is higher than the state median of $24,972. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$7 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southeast Island   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$8 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Southeast Island   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$37,382$24,474
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southeast Island   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$45,188$24,972
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southeast Island   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Southeast Island School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Whale Pass School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    126 Bayview Rd
    Ketchikan, AK 99950
    (907) 846-5320

    Grades: PK-12 | 18 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    102 Nw Fairbanks Ave
    Coffman Cove, AK 99918
    (907) 329-2244

    Grades: PK-12 | 15 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Hyder School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1 Main St
    Hyder, AK 99923
    (250) 636-2800

    Grades: PK-12 | 11 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Hollis School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Tract 4a Of Asls 96-31
    Craig, AK 99921
    (907) 530-7108

    Grades: PK-12 | 22 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Naukati School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 Heather St
    Ketchikan, AK 99950
    (907) 629-4121

    Grades: PK-12 | 18 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Port Alexander School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Block 9 Tract A
    Port Alexander, AK 99836
    (907) 568-2205

    Grades: PK-12 | 10 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Thorne Bay School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1010 Sandy Beach Rd
    Thorne Bay, AK 99919
    (907) 828-3921

    Grades: PK-12 | 80 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.117 Kasaan St
    Ketchikan, AK 99950
    (907) 542-2217

    Grades: PK-12 | 12 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.1010 Sandy Beach Rd
    Thorne Bay, AK 99919
    (907) 828-8254

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
Recent Articles
Summer vacation may be a time for relaxation, but being away from school may result in significant learning loss. Learn about how you can keep your child’s brain sharp this summer.
As more schools return to in-person learning, teachers and parents find themselves dealing with the trauma and stress created by the pandemic.
After more than a year of remote learning, schools are finally returning to in-person instruction but how has the pandemic changed the face of public education and what will it look like moving forward?