Sand Point School

  • Sand Point School serves 120 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 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 top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sand Point School's student population of 120 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sand Point 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 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sand Point School is 0.54, 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)#233 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
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American Indian
66%
23%
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Asian
10%
6%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
11%
47%
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Hawaiian
8%
3%
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Two or more races
4%
11%
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Diversity Score0.540.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAleutians East 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 Sand Point School is Perryville School (65.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Perryville Perryville School
    Grades: PK-12 | 22 students
    65.3 miles
    School Road
    Perryville, AK 99648
    (907)853-2210
    65.3 PK-12 22
  • King Cove King Cove School
    Grades: PK-12 | 94 students
    74.3 miles
    100 Slocum Dr
    King Cove, AK 99612
    (907)497-2354
    74.3 PK-12 94
  • Chignik Lake Chignik Lake School
    Grades: PK-12 | 21 students
    91.5 miles
    School Rd
    Chignik Lake, AK 99548
    (907)845-2210
    91.5 PK-12 21
  • Chignik Lagoon Chignik Lagoon School
    Grades: PK-12 | 10 students
    100.7 miles
    School Rd
    Chignik Lagoon, AK 99565
    (907)840-2210
    100.7 PK-12 10
  • Chignik Chignik Bay School
    Grades: PK-12 | 13 students
    104.0 miles
    School Rd
    Chignik, AK 99564
    (907)749-2213
    104.0 PK-12 13

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