Ketchikan High School

2610 4th Ave
Ketchikan, AK 99901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Ketchikan High School serves 577 students in grades 9-12.
Ketchikan High 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Ketchikan High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Ketchikan High School's student population of 577 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Ketchikan High 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 diversity score of Ketchikan High School is 0.65, 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
#316 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
27%
23%
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Asian
14%
6%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
51%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
3%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.650.71
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKetchikan Gateway Borough 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 Ketchikan High School is Fast Track (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ketchikan Fast Track Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 59 students
    0.2 miles
    2931 Baranof Ave
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-2128
    0.2 K-12 59
  • Ketchikan Houghtaling Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 366 students
    0.2 miles
    2940 Baranof
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-4128
    0.2 PK-6 366
  • Ketchikan Revilla Jr/sr High School Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 105 students
    0.3 miles
    3131 Baranof Ave
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-6681
    0.3 7-12 105
  • Ketchikan Fawn Mountain Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 305 students
    0.8 miles
    400 Old Homestead Rd
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 228-2200
    0.8 PK-6 305
  • Ketchikan Ketchikan Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 186 students
    1.5 miles
    410 Schoenbar
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-8568
    1.5 K-8 186

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