Kaltag School

Main St
Kaltag, AK 99748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Kaltag School serves 26 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Kaltag 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

Kaltag School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Kaltag School's student population of 26 students has grown by 44% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Rankings

Kaltag School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Kaltag 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#83 out of 461 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kaltag School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kaltag School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
100%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Kaltag School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
n/a
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kaltag School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
11%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kaltag School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score
0.000.71
This chart display the diversity score of Kaltag School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kaltag School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
13%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYukon-Koyukuk 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 Kaltag School is Andrew K. Demoski School (32.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nulato Andrew K. Demoski School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 47 students
    32.7 miles
    123 Front St
    Nulato, AK 99765
    (907) 898-2204
    32.7 PK-12 47
  • Koyukuk Ella B. Vernetti School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 12 students
    48.9 miles
    100 Main St
    Koyukuk, AK 99754
    (907) 927-2212
    48.9 PK-8 12
  • Galena Galena Interior Learning Academy (Gila) Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 237 students
    62.3 miles
    359 Challenger
    Galena, AK 99741
    (907) 656-2053
    62.3 9-12 237
  • Galena Sidney C. Huntington Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 55 students
    62.3 miles
    299 Antoski Ave
    Galena, AK 99741
    (907) 656-1205
    62.3 PK-6 55
  • Galena Sidney C. Huntington Jr/sr High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 41 students
    62.3 miles
    299 Antoski Ave
    Galena, AK 99741
    (907) 656-1205
    62.3 7-12 41

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