Newhalen School

Newhalen School serves 67 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Newhalen 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 21-39% (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 8:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

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Newhalen School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Newhalen School's student population of 67 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Newhalen 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 Newhalen School is 0.11, 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
#301 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
94%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
n/a
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
6%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.110.71
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Graduation Rate
(16-17)
≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake And Peninsula Borough 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 Newhalen School is Kokhanok School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Iliamna Kokhanok School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 33 students
    0.0 miles
    School Rd
    Iliamna, AK 99606
    (907) 282-2210
    0 PK-12 33
  • Naknek Bristol Bay Correspondence
    Grades: K-12 | 8 students
    27.0 miles
    2 School Rd
    Naknek, AK 99633
    (907) 246-4265
    27 K-12 8
  • Naknek Bristol Bay Middle/High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 63 students
    27.0 miles
    #2 School Road North
    Naknek, AK 99633
    (907) 246-4265
    27 7-12 63
  • Naknek Naknek Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 57 students
    27.0 miles
    #2 School Rd North
    Naknek, AK 99633
    (907) 246-4265
    27 PK-6 57
  • Ekwok William Sonny Nelson School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 15 students
    27.6 miles
    #5 Ekwok School Rd
    Ekwok, AK 99580
    (907) 464-3344
    27.6 PK-12 15

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