Port Alexander School

  • Port Alexander School serves 11 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 69%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Port Alexander 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Port Alexander School's student population of 11 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students11 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Port Alexander School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 463 schools in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Port Alexander School is 0.00, 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)≥50%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
78%
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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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White
100%
47%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Port Alexander School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Scoren/a0.36
This chart display the diversity score of Port Alexander School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
27%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSoutheast Island School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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