Haines Elementary School

  • Haines Elementary School serves 176 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Haines Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Haines Elementary School's student population of 176 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Haines Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Haines Elementary School is 0.40, 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 School Rank (16-17)#36 out of 465 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
19%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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White
75%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
1%
11%
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Diversity Score0.400.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHaines Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Haines Haines High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 77 students
    0.0 miles
    604 Haines Hwy
    Haines, AK 99827
    (907)766-6700
    0.0 9-12 77
  • Haines Haines Home School
    Grades: K-12 | 16 students
    0.0 miles
    604 Haines Hwy
    Haines, AK 99827
    (907)766-6700
    0.0 K-12 16
  • Skagway Skagway School
    Grades: PK-12 | 138 students
    16.9 miles
    1563 Main St
    Skagway, AK 99840
    (907)983-2960
    16.9 PK-12 138
  • Haines Klukwan School
    Grades: K-12 | 20 students
    19.4 miles
    Mile 22 Haines Hwy
    Haines, AK 99827
    (907)767-5551
    19.4 K-12 20
  • Gustavus Gustavus School
    Grades: K-12 | 74 students
    58.1 miles
    12 Gustavus Rd
    Gustavus, AK 99826
    (907)697-2248
    58.1 K-12 74

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