Richard Johnson Elementary School

4th & Milton St
Metlakatla, AK 99926
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Richard Johnson Elementary School serves 176 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Richard Johnson Elementary 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 30-34% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Richard Johnson Elementary School's student population of 176 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Richard Johnson Elementary 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 Richard Johnson Elementary School is 0.13, 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
#310 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
93%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
5%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score
0.130.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnnette Island School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Richard Johnson Elementary School is Metlakatla High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Charles R. Leask Senior Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Metlakatla Charles R. Leask Senior Middle School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 60 students
    0.0 miles
    4th & Milton St
    Metlakatla, AK 99926
    (907) 886-6095
    0 6-8 60
  • Metlakatla Metlakatla High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
    0.0 miles
    4th & Milton St
    Metlakatla, AK 99926
    (907) 886-6000
    0 9-12 89
  • Ketchikan Schoenbar Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 287 students
    17.7 miles
    217 Schoenbar
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 228-7200
    17.7 7-8 287
  • Ketchikan Ketchikan Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 186 students
    18.0 miles
    410 Schoenbar
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-8568
    18 K-8 186
  • Ketchikan Tongass School Of Arts And Sciences Charter School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 179 students
    18.0 miles
    410 Schoenbar Rd
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907) 225-5720
    18 PK-6 179

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