Metlakatla High School

  • Metlakatla High School serves 90 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 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

  • Metlakatla High School's student population of 90 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students90 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Metlakatla High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Metlakatla High School is 0.08, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Metlakatla High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Metlakatla High 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 Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
96%
23%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Metlakatla High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 1994-95 school year data.
White
3%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Metlakatla High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Metlakatla High School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Metlakatla High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.080.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
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 Metlakatla High 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 NameAnnette Island School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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