29 Main St
Cantwell, AK 99729
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cantwell School serves 14 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

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School Overview

Cantwell School's student population of 14 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
14 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Cantwell School is 0.53, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≥50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
15:1
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American Indian
14%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
64%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
22%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 14 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 1% in AK)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50%)

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