Gambell School

  • Gambell School serves 191 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Gambell School's student population of 191 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gambell School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gambell School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. 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)≤5%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gambell School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gambell School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gambell School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
99%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gambell School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gambell School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
11%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gambell School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.020.36
This chart display the diversity score of Gambell School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Gambell School and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gambell School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gambell School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBering Strait School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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