Chenega Bay School

  • Chenega Bay School serves 16 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Chenega Bay School's student population of 16 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students16 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Chenega Bay School
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chenega Bay School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chenega Bay School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chenega Bay School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chenega Bay School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Chenega Bay School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
82%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Chenega Bay School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
6%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chenega Bay School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
12%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chenega Bay School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.310.36
This chart display the diversity score of Chenega Bay School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chenega Bay School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chenega Bay School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChugach School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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