James C. Isabell School

  • James C. Isabell School serves 84 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

James C. Isabell School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • James C. Isabell School's student population of 84 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students84 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James C. Isabell School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James C. Isabell School is 0.02, 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#391 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
99%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
1%
3%
White
n/a
47%
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Diversity Score0.020.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBering Strait School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to James C. Isabell School is Brevig Mission School (6.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brevig Mission Brevig Mission School
    Grades: PK-12 | 154 students
    6.1 miles
    Main Street
    Brevig Mission, AK 99785
    (907)642-4021
    6.1 PK-12 154
  • Wales Wales School
    Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
    55.1 miles
    490 Main St
    Wales, AK 99783
    (907)664-3021
    55.1 PK-12 49
  • Nome Anvil City Science Academy Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 60 students
    57.0 miles
    Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-6207
    57.0 5-8 60
  • Nome Extensions Correspondence
    Grades: K-12 | 13 students
    57.0 miles
    Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-2231
    57.0 K-12 13
  • Nome Nome-beltz Jr/sr High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 232 students
    57.0 miles
    Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-6154
    57.0 7-12 232

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