Meade River School

  • Meade River School serves 74 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • 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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Meade River 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 student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Meade River School's student population of 74 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students74 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meade River 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 Meade River School 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#352 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)
≤20%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
99%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
n/a
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
1%
11%
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Diversity Score0.020.71
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Graduation Rate (15-16)
≥50%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Slope Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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