1006 Ron Edwards Memorial Dr
Bethel, AK 99559
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Bethel Regional High School serves 488 students in grades 7-12.
Bethel Regional High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 488 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-64% (Top 50% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bethel Regional High School's student population of 488 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 48% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
488 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Bethel Regional High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 443 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Bethel Regional High School is 0.24, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#358 out of 443 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
87%
22%
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
9%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Graduation Rate
60-64%
77%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
9%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AK state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% AK state average).

What is the graduation rate of Bethel Regional High School?

The graduation rate of Bethel Regional High School is 60-64%, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 77%.

How many students attend Bethel Regional High School?

488 students attend Bethel Regional High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

87% of Bethel Regional High School students are American Indian, 9% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Bethel Regional High School?

Bethel Regional High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 13:1.

What grades does Bethel Regional High School offer ?

Bethel Regional High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Bethel Regional High School part of?

Bethel Regional High School is part of Lower Kuskokwim School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 488 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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