Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea)

Tel: (907)374-2200
  • Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) serves 4,020 students in grades PK-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) operates within the Galena City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 4020 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 4,020 students
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
American Indian
8%
24%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) American Indian Students (1999-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
1%
3%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Black Students (1999-2015)
White
85%
48%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
9%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.36
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Diversity Score (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Galena City School District's student population of 4,335 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,306 in this district is less than the state average of $26,078. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,238 is less than the state average of $26,105. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Galena City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 4,335 399
Galena City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $10 MM
Galena City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $29 MM $10 MM
Galena City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $7,306 $26,078
Galena City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $7,238 $26,105
Galena City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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