Block 9 Tract A
Port Alexander, AK 99836
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Port Alexander School serves 9 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Port Alexander School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Port Alexander School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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School Overview

Port Alexander School's student population of 9 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
9 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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School Rankings

Port Alexander School is ranked within the top 20% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Port Alexander School is 0.50, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#70 out of 461 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Port Alexander 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Port Alexander 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
44%
22%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Port Alexander School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Port Alexander School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 1994-95 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Port Alexander School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
13%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score
0.50
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Port Alexander School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
33%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Port Alexander School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 9 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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