Yukon-Koyukuk School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 4,331 students in Yukon-Koyukuk School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
Public Schools in Yukon-Koyukuk School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Yukon-Koyukuk School District are Allakaket School, Ella B. Vernetti School and Johnny Oldman School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Yukon-Koyukuk School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska public school average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Yukon-Koyukuk School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alaska for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Yukon-Koyukuk 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
10 Schools
503 Schools
# Students
4,331 Students
129,872 Students
# Teachers
62 Teachers
7,567 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
70:1
70:1

District Rank

Yukon-Koyukuk School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 49% has increased from 35-39% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#35 out of 54 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Yukon-Koyukuk   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yukon-Koyukuk   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)
31%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yukon-Koyukuk   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
49%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Yukon-Koyukuk   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.71
# American Indian Students
923 Students
28,563 Students
% American Indian Students
21%
22%
# Asian Students
70 Students
6,999 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# Hispanic Students
204 Students
9,469 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
7%
# Black Students
107 Students
3,199 Students
% Black Students
2%
3%
# White Students
2,504 Students
61,086 Students
% White Students
58%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
79 Students
3,950 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
3%
# Two or more races Students
444 Students
16,606 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
13%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
188
3,509
# Students in K Grade:
311
9,373
# Students in 1st Grade:
358
9,876
# Students in 2nd Grade:
338
9,791
# Students in 3rd Grade:
362
9,853
# Students in 4th Grade:
342
9,891
# Students in 5th Grade:
328
9,881
# Students in 6th Grade:
343
10,096
# Students in 7th Grade:
329
10,044
# Students in 8th Grade:
311
9,787
# Students in 9th Grade:
274
9,776
# Students in 10th Grade:
257
9,412
# Students in 11th Grade:
271
9,161
# Students in 12th Grade:
319
9,422
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $7,827 in this school district is less than the state median of $27,496. The school district revenue/student has declined by 57% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,027 is less than the state median of $27,185. The school district spending/student has declined by 57% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AK)
Total Revenue
$34 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Yukon-Koyukuk   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
$35 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Yukon-Koyukuk   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
$7,827
$27,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Yukon-Koyukuk   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
$8,027
$27,185
This chart display average spending per public school student in Yukon-Koyukuk   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 Yukon-Koyukuk School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Allakaket School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3rd Street Complex
Allakaket, AK 99720
(907) 968-2205
Grades: PK-12
| 23 students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Ella B. Vernetti School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 Main St
Koyukuk, AK 99754
(907) 927-2212
Grades: PK-8
| 14 students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Johnny Oldman School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Moose Loop 4
Hughes, AK 99745
(907) 889-2204
Grades: PK-12
| 20 students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Kaltag School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Main St
Kaltag, AK 99748
(907) 534-2204
Grades: PK-12
| 26 students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Rampart School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13 Wiehl Way
Rampart, AK 99767
(907) 358-3320
Grades: PK-12
| 16 students
Rank: #66.
Raven School
Math: 20% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4762 Old Airport Way
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 374-9401
Grades: PK-12
| 4,018 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Merreline A Kangas School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1st & Hilltop
Ruby, AK 99768
(907) 468-4465
Grades: PK-12
| 33 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Minto School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Laker One St
Minto, AK 99758
(907) 798-7212
Grades: PK-12
| 48 students
Rank: #99.
Andrew K. Demoski School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
123 Front St
Nulato, AK 99765
(907) 898-2204
Grades: PK-12
| 42 students
Rank: #1010.
Jimmy Huntington School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Huslia School Blvd
Huslia, AK 99746
(907) 829-2405
Grades: PK-12
| 91 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Yukon-koyukuk School District
  • 4762 Old Airport Way, Fairbanks, AK, 99709-4456
  • (907) 374-9416
  • yksd.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,331 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 49% (Btm 50% in AK)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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