Wrangell Public School District

350 Bennett St
Wrangell, AK 99929-2319
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Wrangell Public School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alaska for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 260 students in Wrangell Public School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Alaska.
Public Schools in Wrangell Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Alaska public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AK)
# Schools
3 Schools
500 Schools
# Students
260 Students
129,941 Students
# Teachers
22 Teachers
7,250 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Wrangell Public School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 52 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 60-79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AK)
#7 out of 52 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wrangell Public   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
50-54%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wrangell Public   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 2020-21 school year data.
45-49%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wrangell Public   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 2020-21 school year data.
60-79%
77%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wrangell Public   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.57
0.71
# American Indian Students
128 Students
28,154 Students
% American Indian Students
49%
22%
# Asian Students
2 Students
6,707 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
2 Students
9,661 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
2 Students
3,074 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# White Students
115 Students
61,361 Students
% White Students
44%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
3,987 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# Two or more races Students
10 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
13%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3
2,924
# Students in K Grade:
21
9,777
# Students in 1st Grade:
23
9,620
# Students in 2nd Grade:
18
9,838
# Students in 3rd Grade:
21
9,823
# Students in 4th Grade:
23
9,860
# Students in 5th Grade:
24
9,916
# Students in 6th Grade:
23
9,867
# Students in 7th Grade:
18
10,050
# Students in 8th Grade:
25
9,992
# Students in 9th Grade:
16
10,045
# Students in 10th Grade:
9
9,450
# Students in 11th Grade:
21
9,416
# Students in 12th Grade:
15
9,363
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,612 is higher than the state median of $20,243. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,900 is higher than the state median of $21,325. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AK)
Total Revenue
$6 MM
$2,630 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wrangell Public   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$6 MM
$2,771 MM
This chart display total spending of Wrangell Public   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,612
$20,243
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wrangell Public   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$22,900
$21,325
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wrangell Public   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Wrangell Public School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wrangell High School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
310 Reid St
Wrangell, AK 99929
(907) 874-3395
Grades: 9-12
| 61 students
Rank: #22.
Stikine Middle School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
312 Church St
Wrangell, AK 99929
(907) 874-3393
Grades: 6-8
| 66 students
Rank: #33.
Evergreen Elementary School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
350 Bennett St
Wrangell, AK 99929
(907) 874-2321
Grades: PK-5
| 133 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Wrangell Public School District?
Wrangell Public School District manages 3 public schools serving 260 students.
What is the rank of Wrangell Public School District?
Wrangell Public School District is ranked #8 out of 52 school districts in Alaska (top 20%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Alaska school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
What is the racial composition of students in Wrangell Public School District?
49% of Wrangell Public School District students are American Indian, 44% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Wrangell Public School District?
Wrangell Public School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 18:1.
What is Wrangell Public School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $22,900 is higher than the state median of $21,325. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 260 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 60-79% (Btm 50% in AK)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 50-54% (Top 5%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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