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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Valdez City School District serving 646 students in Valdez, Alaska.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska state average of 53%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Valdez City School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Valdez George H. Gilson Middle School
    357 Robe River Drive
    Valdez, AK 99686
    (907)835-2244

    Grades: 6-8 | 133 students
  • Valdez Hermon Hutchens Elementary School
    1009 West Klutina
    Valdez, AK 99686
    (907)835-4728

    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
  • Valdez Valdez High School
    319 Robe River Drive
    Valdez, AK 99686
    (907)835-4767

    Grades: 9-12 | 181 students
  • Valdez Valdez Home School
    1112 West Klutina Street
    Valdez, AK 99686
    (907)835-4357

    Grades: PK-12 | 36 students

Overview

School District NameValdez City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students646 students
# of Teachers52 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students272 students
% Male Students
42%
# of Female Students374 students
% Female Students
58%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.53
# of American Indian Students57 students
% American Indian Students
9%
# of Asian Students13 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students26 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students2 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students423 students
% White Students
65%
# of Hawaiian Students6 students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students119 students
% of Two or more races Students
18%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:18
# of Students in Kindergarten:49
# of Students in 1st Grade:52
# of Students in 2nd Grade:52
# of Students in 3rd Grade:52
# of Students in 4th Grade:48
# of Students in 5th Grade:48
# of Students in 6th Grade:52
# of Students in 7th Grade:37
# of Students in 8th Grade:49
# of Students in 9th Grade:57
# of Students in 10th Grade:48
# of Students in 11th Grade:35
# of Students in 12th Grade:49
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Valdez City 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 80-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
41%
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Graduation Rate80-89%
78%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $24,420 in this school district is less than the state average of $25,218. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $23,767 is less than the state average of $25,399. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$16 MM$10 MM
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Spending$15 MM$10 MM
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Revenue / Student$24,420$25,218
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Spending / Student$23,767$25,399
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Did You Know?
Valdez City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the Alaska average of 0.71. The most diverse school in the district is Hermon Hutchens Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.