Port Graham School

  • Port Graham School serves 33 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Port Graham 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Port Graham School's student population of 33 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students33 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Port Graham 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 Port Graham School is 0.57, 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#352 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
55%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
9%
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
36%
11%
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Diversity Score0.570.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenai 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 Port Graham School is Nanwalek School (3.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Homer Nanwalek School
    Grades: PK-12 | 79 students
    3.0 miles
    63550 Alexandrovsky St
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 281-2210
    3.0 PK-12 79
  • Seldovia Susan B English School
    Grades: PK-12 | 35 students
    7.6 miles
    365 Winifred Ave
    Seldovia, AK 99663
    (907) 234-7616
    7.6 PK-12 35
  • Homer Fireweed Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 122 students
    22.3 miles
    995 Soundview Ave
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-9728
    22.3 K-6 122
  • Homer Homer Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 191 students
    22.3 miles
    500 Sterling Hwy
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5700
    22.3 7-8 191
  • Homer West Homer Elementary School
    Grades: 3-6 | 255 students
    22.3 miles
    995 Soundview Ave Ste 1
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5750
    22.3 3-6 255

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