Maudrey J. Sommer School

89 Front St
Tanana, AK 99777
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Maudrey J. Sommer School serves 47 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Maudrey J. Sommer School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Maudrey J. Sommer School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Maudrey J. Sommer School's student population of 47 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students47 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

Maudrey J. Sommer School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Maudrey J. Sommer School is 0.49, 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
#326 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
68%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
15%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
17%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.490.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch (97-98)
62%
25%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maudrey J. Sommer School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 1997-98 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTanana City 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 Maudrey J. Sommer School is Gladys Dart School (47.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Manley Hot Springs Gladys Dart School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 13 students
    47.2 miles
    Elliott Hwy 162
    Manley Hot Springs, AK 99756
    (907) 672-3202
    47.2 PK-12 13
  • Rampart Rampart School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 12 students
    60.2 miles
    13 Wiehl Way
    Rampart, AK 99767
    (907) 358-3320
    60.2 PK-12 12
  • Minto Minto School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 57 students
    79.6 miles
    Laker One St
    Minto, AK 99758
    (907) 798-7212
    79.6 PK-12 57
  • Hughes Johnny Oldman School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 17 students
    86.5 miles
    Moose Loop 4
    Hughes, AK 99745
    (907) 889-2204
    86.5 PK-12 17
  • Allakaket Allakaket School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 28 students
    97.5 miles
    3rd Street Complex
    Allakaket, AK 99720
    (907) 968-2205
    97.5 PK-12 28

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