Hyder School

1 Main St
Hyder, AK 99923
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Hyder School serves 11 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Hyder School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hyder School's student population of 11 students has grown by 57% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students11 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

Hyder School is ranked within the top 20% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hyder School is 0.30, 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 Testing Rank
#92 out of 466 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
82%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
18%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.300.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSoutheast Island School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hyder School is Fast Track (75.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ketchikan Charter School (74.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ketchikan Ketchikan Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 186 students
    74.3 miles
    410 Schoenbar
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-8568
    74.3 K-8 186
  • Ketchikan Schoenbar Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 287 students
    74.3 miles
    217 Schoenbar
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 228-7200
    74.3 7-8 287
  • Ketchikan Tongass School Of Arts And Sciences Charter School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 179 students
    74.3 miles
    410 Schoenbar Rd
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-5720
    74.3 PK-6 179
  • Ketchikan Fawn Mountain Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 305 students
    75.0 miles
    400 Old Homestead Rd
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 228-2200
    75 PK-6 305
  • Ketchikan Fast Track Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 59 students
    75.4 miles
    2931 Baranof Ave
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-2128
    75.4 K-12 59

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