Dillingham Elementary School

565 Seward St
Dillingham, AK 99576
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Dillingham Elementary School serves 250 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dillingham Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Dillingham Elementary School's student population of 250 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Rankings

Dillingham Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Dillingham Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#253 out of 461 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
53%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
14%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
30%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.610.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDillingham City 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 Dillingham Elementary School is Dillingham Correspondence School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dillingham Dillingham Correspondence School
    Grades: K-12 | 1 student
    0.1 miles
    575 Wolverine Ln
    Dillingham, AK 99576
    (907) 842-5223
    0.1 K-12 1
  • Aleknagik Aleknagik School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 24 students
    0.2 miles
    127 Lake St
    Aleknagik, AK 99555
    (907) 842-5681
    0.2 PK-12 24
  • Clarks Point Clarks Point School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 14 students
    0.2 miles
    29 Sagayak Ave
    Clarks Point, AK 99569
    (907) 236-1218
    0.2 PK-12 14
  • Dillingham Dillingham Middle/High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 232 students
    0.2 miles
    565 Seward St
    Dillingham, AK 99576
    (907) 842-5221
    0.2 6-12 232
  • Dillingham Koliganek School Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 56 students
    0.2 miles
    5052 Nushgak Way
    Dillingham, AK 99576
    (907) 596-3444
    0.2 K-12 56

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