Mcgrath School

  • Mcgrath School serves 52 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Mcgrath School's student population of 52 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcgrath School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcgrath School is 0.36, which is equal to 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)≤20%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mcgrath 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 Ratio10:117:1
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American Indian
79%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Mcgrath School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mcgrath School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
14%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mcgrath School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mcgrath School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.360.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
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 Mcgrath School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIditarod Area School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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