Richard Johnson Elementary School

  • Richard Johnson Elementary School serves 176 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 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%.

School Overview

  • Richard Johnson Elementary School's student population of 176 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award 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 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richard Johnson Elementary 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 School Rank (16-17)#295 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
94%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
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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Diversity Score0.110.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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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

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