Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School

307 Kashevaroff
Sitka, AK 99835
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 305 students in grades 2-5, Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 23%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 29%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 2-5
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 30% in AK
  • : 44% (Top 30%)
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School's student population of 305 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-5
Total Students
305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 459 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School is 0.68, 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.
This School
State Level (AK)
#131 out of 459 schools
(Top 30%)
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44%
23%
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41%
29%
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60-64%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
23%
22%
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Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
50%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
12%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.68
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School's ranking?
Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School is ranked #131 out of 459 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Alaska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 23% AK state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 29% AK state average).
How many students attend Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School?
305 students attend Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are American Indian, 12% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School?
Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School offer ?
Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 2-5
What school district is Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School part of?
Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School is part of Sitka School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 2-5
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 44% (Top 30%)
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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