Kuskokwim Learning Academy

Kuskokwim Learning Academy serves 89 students in grades 8-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Kuskokwim Learning Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

School Overview

Kuskokwim Learning Academy's student population of 89 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students89 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Kuskokwim Learning Academy is ranked within the top 30% 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 Kuskokwim Learning Academy is 0.02, 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
#107 out of 466 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kuskokwim Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
99%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kuskokwim Learning Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
n/a
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score
0.020.71
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Graduation Rate
21-39%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kuskokwim Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLower Kuskokwim 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 Kuskokwim Learning Academy is Bethel Youth Facility (0.1 miles away)
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
My name is Theresa Tommy, I'm from Togiak. Im 18 years old and I'm in 10th grade, I've dropped out in 2013. But I'm willing to try go back to school and get my education. My cousin told me about this school, and I'm thinking that this might be the right choice to make.
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I would like to be a student at bethel boarding school.I would like to know if I still can come and register for grade 11 2015..!!! I will be happy if you reply my emai.
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