Wrangell Public School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 290 students in Wrangell Public School District. Wrangell Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
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 testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Alaska.
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).
|School District Name||Wrangell Public School District|
|School District Website||http://www.wpsd.us/|
|School District Phone Number||(907) 874-2347|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (AK)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||507 Schools|
|# of Students||290 Students||132,589 Students|
|# of Teachers||22 Teachers||7,730 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||17:1|
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 2017-2018 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 Data||This School District||State Average (AK)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#4 out of 53 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||142 Students||30,413 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||8 Students||7,782 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||4 Students||8,824 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||2 Students||3,837 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||123 Students||63,056 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||3,910 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||11 Students||14,767 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||1||3,586|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||27||10,146|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||30||10,208|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||25||10,287|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||23||10,371|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||26||10,363|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||20||10,190|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||20||9,977|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||20||9,737|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||19||9,478|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||15||9,579|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||23||9,285|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||20||9,500|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||21||9,882|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $21,410 in this school district is less than the state median of $24,474. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,155 is less than the state median of $24,972. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (AK)|
|Total Revenue||$6 MM||$10 MM|
|Spending||$6 MM||$11 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$21,410||$24,474|
|Revenue / Student||$21,155||$24,972|
Wrangell Public School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.350 Bennett St
Wrangell, AK 99929
Grades: PK-5 | 152 students
- Rank: #22.312 Church St
Wrangell, AK 99929
Grades: 6-8 | 59 students
- Rank: #33.310 Reid St
Wrangell, AK 99929
Grades: 9-12 | 79 students
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