Hoonah Jr/sr High School

  • Hoonah Jr/sr High School serves 58 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hoonah Jr/sr High 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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Hoonah Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Hoonah Jr/sr High School's student population of 58 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students58 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hoonah Jr/sr High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hoonah Jr/sr High School is 0.60, 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)#307 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
51%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
6%
3%
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White
6%
47%
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Two or more races
37%
11%
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Diversity Score0.600.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoonah City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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