Main St
Teller, AK 99778
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
James C. Isabell School serves 81 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
James C. Isabell 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 13:1.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 81 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 1% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

School Overview

James C. Isabell School's student population of 81 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
81 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

James C. Isabell School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of James C. Isabell School is 0.00, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#401 out of 461 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
100%
22%
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
n/a
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in James C. Isabell School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
13%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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Graduation Rate
(15-16)
≥50%
75%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
13%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 81 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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