Fort Yukon School

  • Fort Yukon School serves 97 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Fort Yukon School's student population of 97 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students97 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Yukon School's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fort Yukon School is 0.02, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:117:1
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American Indian
99%
23%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
1%
47%
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Two or more races
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score0.020.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYukon Flats School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Yukon Yukon Flats Distance Education Program
    Grades: K-12
    0.4 miles
    123 Hill Street
    Fort Yukon, AK 99740
    (907)662-2515
    0.4 K-12 n/a
  • Chalkyitsik Tsuk Taih School
    Grades: PK-12 | 17 students
    42.1 miles
    #1 Marten Hill Drive
    Chalkyitsik, AK 99788
    (907)848-8113
    42.1 PK-12 17
  • Venetie John Fredson School
    Grades: PK-12 | 56 students
    44.4 miles
    360 Chandalar Drive
    Venetie, AK 99781
    (907)849-8415
    44.4 PK-12 56
  • Circle Circle School
    Grades: PK-12 | 23 students
    60.8 miles
    330 Yukon Drive
    Circle, AK 99733
    (907)773-1250
    60.8 PK-12 23
  • Beaver Cruikshank School
    Grades: PK-12 | 14 students
    61.2 miles
    310 River Road
    Beaver, AK 99724
    (907)628-6313
    61.2 PK-12 14

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