Emmonak School

267 School Road
Emmonak, AK 99581
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Emmonak School serves 207 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Emmonak 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 ≤5% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Emmonak School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Emmonak School's student population of 207 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Emmonak 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 Emmonak School is 0.04, 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
#437 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
98%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Emmonak School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
2%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Emmonak School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score
0.040.71
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Graduation Rate
<50%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Emmonak School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emmonak School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLower Yukon 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 Emmonak School is Alakanuk School (7.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alakanuk Alakanuk School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 226 students
    7.7 miles
    9 School Rd
    Alakanuk, AK 99554
    (907) 238-3312
    7.7 PK-12 226
  • Nunam Iqua Nunam Iqua School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 64 students
    19.9 miles
    32 School Rd
    Nunam Iqua, AK 99666
    (907) 498-4112
    19.9 PK-12 64
  • Kotlik Kotlik School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 179 students
    35.2 miles
    20129 School Rd
    Kotlik, AK 99620
    (907) 899-4415
    35.2 K-12 179
  • Mountain Village Mountain Village School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 196 students
    54.0 miles
    100 High School Rd
    Mountain Village, AK 99632
    (907) 591-2204
    54 K-12 196
  • Saint Marys Saint Mary's School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 194 students
    66.1 miles
    1 Dixon Circle
    Saint Marys, AK 99658
    (907) 438-2411
    66.1 PK-12 194

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