Sand Point School

  • Sand Point School serves 115 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Sand Point School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Sand Point School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Sand Point School's student population of 115 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sand Point 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sand Point School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank----
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
67%
23%
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Asian
9%
6%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
13%
48%
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Hawaiian
6%
3%
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Two or more races
2%
10%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sand Point School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.530.35
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Graduation Rate≥50%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sand Point School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAleutians East Borough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sand Point Aleutians Correspondence Education School
    Grades: K-12
    0.7 miles
    100 Mossberry Lane
    Sand Point, AK 99661
    (907)383-5222
    0.7 K-12 n/a
  • Cold Bay Nelson Lagoon School
    Grades: PK-12
    53.0 miles
    154 Bering Way
    Cold Bay, AK 99571
    (907)989-2225
    53.0 PK-12 n/a
  • Perryville Perryville School
    Grades: PK-12 | 23 students
    65.3 miles
    School Road
    Perryville, AK 99648
    (907)853-2210
    65.3 PK-12 23
  • King Cove King Cove School
    Grades: PK-12 | 99 students
    74.3 miles
    100 Slocum Drive
    King Cove, AK 99612
    (907)497-2354
    74.3 PK-12 99
  • Cold Bay Cold Bay School

    88.2 miles
    401 Airport Way
    Cold Bay, AK 99571
    (907)532-2409
    88.2 n/a n/a

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