Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School

  • Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School serves 18 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School's student population of 18 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students18 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Howard Valentine Coffman Cove School is 0.20, 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)<50%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
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American Indian
5%
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
89%
47%
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Two or more races
6%
11%
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Diversity Score0.200.36
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Graduation Rate (14-15)≥50%
76%
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSoutheast Island School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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