2610 4th Ave
Ketchikan, AK 99901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ketchikan High School serves 577 students in grades 9-12.
Ketchikan High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

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

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School Overview

Ketchikan High School's student population of 577 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Ketchikan High School is ranked within the top 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 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.
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State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#171 out of 461 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
79%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 577 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 20% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 30%)

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