12 Gustavus Rd
Gustavus, AK 99826
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Gustavus School serves 74 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Gustavus School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Gustavus School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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School Overview

Gustavus School's student population of 74 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
74 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Gustavus School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Gustavus School is 0.27, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#36 out of 461 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
16%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
84%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
11%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥50%
77%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 74 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 1% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50%)

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