36158 Chiniak Hwy
Kodiak, AK 99615
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Chiniak School serves 18 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Chiniak School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Chiniak School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Chiniak School's student population of 18 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
18 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Chiniak School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Chiniak School is 0.48, 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
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#83 out of 461 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
15:1
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American Indian
39%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
61%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
11%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 18 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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