Wrangell Public School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 181 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 59% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wrangell Public School District are Wrangell High School, Evergreen Elementary School and Stikine Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wrangell Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
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).

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 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Wrangell Public School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AK)
# Schools
3 Schools
503 Schools
# Students
181 Students
129,872 Students
# Teachers
22 Teachers
7,567 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
8:1

District Rank

Wrangell Public School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 60-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#3 out of 54 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wrangell Public   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
39%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wrangell Public   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.60
0.71
# American Indian Students
81 Students
28,563 Students
% American Indian Students
45%
22%
# Asian Students
4 Students
6,999 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# Hispanic Students
3 Students
9,469 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# Black Students
n/a
3,199 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# White Students
80 Students
61,086 Students
% White Students
44%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
3,950 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# Two or more races Students
13 Students
16,606 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
13%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1
3,509
# Students in K Grade:
11
9,373
# Students in 1st Grade:
6
9,876
# Students in 2nd Grade:
14
9,791
# Students in 3rd Grade:
11
9,853
# Students in 4th Grade:
17
9,891
# Students in 5th Grade:
14
9,881
# Students in 6th Grade:
14
10,096
# Students in 7th Grade:
24
10,044
# Students in 8th Grade:
12
9,787
# Students in 9th Grade:
10
9,776
# Students in 10th Grade:
17
9,412
# Students in 11th Grade:
13
9,161
# Students in 12th Grade:
17
9,422
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $35,122 is higher than the state median of $27,496. The school district revenue/student has grown by 60% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $34,790 is higher than the state median of $27,185. The school district spending/student has grown by 60% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AK)
Total Revenue
$6 MM
$11 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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$6 MM
$11 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 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$35,122
$27,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wrangell Public   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$34,790
$27,185
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wrangell Public   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Wrangell Public School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wrangell High School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
310 Reid St
Wrangell, AK 99929
(907) 874-3395
Grades: 9-12
| 57 students
Rank: #22.
Evergreen Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
350 Bennett St
Wrangell, AK 99929
(907) 874-2321
Grades: PK-5
| 74 students
Rank: #33.
Stikine Middle School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
312 Church St
Wrangell, AK 99929
(907) 874-3393
Grades: 6-8
| 50 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Wrangell Public School District
  • 350 Bennett St, Wrangell, AK, 99929-2319
  • (907) 874-2347
  • wpsd.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 181 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 30% in AK)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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