Merreline A Kangas School

  • Merreline A Kangas School serves 30 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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Merreline A Kangas School's student population of 30 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Merreline A Kangas School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Merreline A Kangas School is 0.06, 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)≤20%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
97%
23%
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White
3%
47%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Merreline A Kangas School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.060.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
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 Merreline A Kangas 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 NameYukon-Koyukuk School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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