Southwest Region School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 8 public schools in Southwest Region School District, serving 608 students. Southwest Region School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
Public schools in Southwest Region School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Alaska public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 11% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
The top ranked public schools in Southwest Region School District are Aleknagik School, Clarks Point School and Twin Hills School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the Alaska public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameSouthwest Region School District
School District Websitehttp://www.swrsd.org
School District Phone Number(907) 842-5287
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools8 Schools509 Schools
# of Students608 Students132,872 Students
# of Teachers55 Teachers7,748 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1

District Comparison

Southwest Region School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 60-69% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#46 out of 53 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Southwest Region   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southwest Region   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)
9%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southwest Region   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
60-69%
77%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southwest Region   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.130.71
# of American Indian Students567 Students30,415 Students
% American Indian Students
93%
23%
# of Asian Studentsn/a7,785 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
6%
# of Hispanic Students1 Student8,868 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
7%
# of Black Studentsn/a3,866 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# of White Students8 Students63,227 Students
% White Students
2%
47%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a3,914 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students32 Students14,797 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:133,586
# of Students in Kindergarten:6910,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:4010,243
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6010,331
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4910,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:4910,398
# of Students in 5th Grade:5310,229
# of Students in 6th Grade:4510,007
# of Students in 7th Grade:499,741
# of Students in 8th Grade:389,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:499,584
# of Students in 10th Grade:329,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:369,503
# of Students in 12th Grade:269,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $30,319 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 $35,888 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$18 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southwest Region   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$22 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Southwest Region   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$30,319$24,474
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southwest Region   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$35,888$24,972
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southwest Region   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.

Southwest Region School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Aleknagik School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    127 Lake St
    Aleknagik, AK 99555
    (907) 842-5681

    Grades: PK-12 | 24 students
  • Clarks Point School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    29 Sagayak Ave
    Clarks Point, AK 99569
    (907) 236-1218

    Grades: PK-12 | 14 students
  • Twin Hills School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    #5 Twin Hills School Rd
    Dillingham, AK 99576
    (907) 525-4215

    Grades: PK-12 | 26 students
  • William Sonny Nelson School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    #5 Ekwok School Rd
    Ekwok, AK 99580
    (907) 464-3344

    Grades: PK-12 | 15 students
  • Koliganek School Math: 20-29% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5052 Nushgak Way
    Dillingham, AK 99576
    (907) 596-3444

    Grades: K-12 | 56 students
  • Manokotak School Math: 15-19% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    130 Heights Rd
    Manokotak, AK 99628
    (907) 289-1013

    Grades: PK-12 | 128 students
  • Chief Ivan Blunka School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    29 Old Airport Way
    New Stuyahok, AK 99636
    (907) 693-3144

    Grades: PK-12 | 141 students
  • Togiak School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    50 Togiak School An
    Togiak, AK 99678
    (907) 493-5829

    Grades: PK-12 | 204 students
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