Delta Junction High School

1655 N Clearwater Ave
Delta Junction, AK 99737
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Delta Junction High School serves 190 students in grades 9-12.
Delta Junction 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Delta Junction High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Delta Junction High School's student population of 190 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students190 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Delta Junction High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Delta Junction High School is 0.38, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#326 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
4%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
3%
3%
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White
78%
47%
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Hawaiian
2%
3%
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Two or more races
3%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.380.71
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDelta-Greely School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Delta Junction High School is Gerstle River School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Delta Junction Gerstle River School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 27 students
    0.0 miles
    Milepost 1392 Alaska Hwy
    Delta Junction, AK 99737
    (907) 895-5165
    0 K-12 27
  • Delta Junction Delta Junction Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    0.2 miles
    2659 Nistler Rd
    Delta Junction, AK 99737
    (907) 895-4696
    0.2 PK-5 377
  • Delta Junction Delta Junction Junior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 148 students
    0.7 miles
    1655 N Clearwater Ave
    Delta Junction, AK 99737
    (907) 895-5198
    0.7 6-8 148
  • Delta Junction Delta/greely Homeschool Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-12 | 79 students
    0.7 miles
    1680 N Clearwater Ave
    Delta Junction, AK 99737
    (907) 895-4655
    0.7 K-12 79
  • Fairbanks Salcha Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 72 students
    48.6 miles
    8530 Richardson Hwy
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 488-3267
    48.6 PK-6 72

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