Marathon School serves 4 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 71%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 81%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 4 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in AK)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

School Overview

Marathon School's student population of 4 students has declined by 60% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
4 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Marathon School is 0.38, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
<50%
71%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
≥50%
81%
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Marathon School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Marathon School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Marathon School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
White
75%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Marathon School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
25%
13%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Marathon School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marathon School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score
0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Marathon School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
<50%
79%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 4 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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