Larsen Bay School

  • Larsen Bay School serves 16 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Larsen Bay School's student population of 16 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students16 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Larsen Bay School's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Larsen Bay School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Larsen Bay 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:117:1
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American Indian
82%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Larsen Bay School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
6%
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White
18%
47%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Larsen Bay School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.300.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Larsen Bay School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKodiak Island Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Larsen Bay School is Karluk School (15.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Karluk School (15.4 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Karluk School (15.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Karluk Karluk School
    Grades: K-12 | 10 students
    15.4 miles
    Main Street
    Karluk, AK 99608
    (907)241-2217
    15.4 K-12 10
  • Old Harbor Old Harbor School
    Grades: K-12 | 29 students
    34.1 miles
    Main Street
    Old Harbor, AK 99643
    (907)286-2213
    34.1 K-12 29
  • Kodiak Akhiok School
    Grades: K-12 | 27 students
    40.1 miles
    Main Street
    Kodiak, AK 99615
    (907)836-2223
    40.1 K-12 27
  • Port Lions Port Lions School
    Grades: K-12 | 12 students
    46.4 miles
    Main Street
    Port Lions, AK 99550
    (907)454-2237
    46.4 K-12 12
  • Ouzinkie Ouzinkie School
    Grades: K-12 | 19 students
    60.4 miles
    Main Street
    Ouzinkie, AK 99644
    (907)680-2204
    60.4 K-12 19

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