Klukwan School

  • Klukwan School serves 18 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Klukwan School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Klukwan School's student population of 18 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students18 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Klukwan School is ranked within the top 20% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Klukwan School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Klukwan 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:117:1
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American Indian
39%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Klukwan School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
45%
48%
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Two or more races
16%
10%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Klukwan School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.630.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Klukwan School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChatham School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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  • Haines Haines Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 181 students
    19.4 miles
    604 Haines Highway
    Haines, AK 99827
    (907)766-6700
    19.4 K-8 181
  • Haines Mosquito Lake Elementary School
    Grades: K-8
    19.9 miles
    27 Mile Haines Hwy
    Haines, AK 99827
    (907)767-5527
    19.9 K-8 n/a
  • Skagway Skagway School
    Grades: PK-12 | 108 students
    21.4 miles
    1563 Main Street
    Skagway, AK 99840
    (907)983-2960
    21.4 PK-12 108
  • Gustavus Gustavus School
    Grades: K-12 | 78 students
    69.1 miles
    12 Gustavus Road
    Gustavus, AK 99826
    (907)697-2248
    69.1 K-12 78
  • Juneau Auke Bay Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 364 students
    82.9 miles
    11880 Glacier Hwy
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)796-5275
    82.9 K-5 364

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