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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Wrangell Public School District, serving 290 students.
  • Public schools in Wrangell Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Alaska public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 10% of public schools in Alaska.
  • The top ranked public schools in Wrangell Public School District are Evergreen Elementary School, Stikine Middle School and Wrangell High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% 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 13:1 is less than the Alaska public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameWrangell Public School District
School District Websitehttp://www.wpsd.us/
School District Phone Number(907)874-2347
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools3 Schools509 Schools
# of Students290 Students132,872 Students
# of Teachers22 Teachers7,748 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1

District Comparison

  • Wrangell Public School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 53 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
40%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
46%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥80%
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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.580.71
# of American Indian Students142 Students30,415 Students
% American Indian Students
49%
23%
# of Asian Students8 Students7,785 Students
% Asian Students
3%
6%
# of Hispanic Students4 Students8,868 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
7%
# of Black Students2 Students3,866 Students
% Black Students
1%
3%
# of White Students123 Students63,227 Students
% White Students
42%
47%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a3,914 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students11 Students14,797 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:13,586
# of Students in Kindergarten:2710,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:3010,243
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2510,331
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2310,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:2610,398
# of Students in 5th Grade:2010,229
# of Students in 6th Grade:2010,007
# of Students in 7th Grade:209,741
# of Students in 8th Grade:199,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:159,584
# of Students in 10th Grade:239,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:209,503
# of Students in 12th Grade:219,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,911 in this school district is less than the state average of $24,325. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,224 is less than the state average of $24,500. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$6 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wrangell Public   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$6 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Wrangell Public   School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,911$24,325
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wrangell Public   School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$16,224$24,500
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wrangell Public   School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Wrangell Public School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Evergreen Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    350 Bennett St
    Wrangell, AK 99929
    (907)874-2321

    Grades: PK-5 | 152 students
  • Stikine Middle School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    312 Church St
    Wrangell, AK 99929
    (907)874-3393

    Grades: 6-8 | 59 students
  • Wrangell High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    310 Reid St
    Wrangell, AK 99929
    (907)874-3395

    Grades: 9-12 | 79 students
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