675 Raven's Way
Eielson Afb, AK 99702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Ben Eielson Jr/sr High School serves 351 students in grades 7-12.
Ben Eielson Jr/sr High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

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Ben Eielson Jr/sr High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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School Overview

Ben Eielson Jr/sr High School's student population of 351 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Ben Eielson Jr/sr High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ben Eielson Jr/sr High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#223 out of 461 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
23%
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Asian
5%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
7%
3%
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White
63%
47%
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Hawaiian
2%
3%
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Two or more races
12%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 351 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Top 50%)

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