Saytik: Gastineau Community School

1507 3rd St
Juneau, AK 99801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 249 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Saytik: Gastineau Community School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 23%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 29%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • : Top 50% in AK
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Saytik: Gastineau Community School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Saytik: Gastineau Community School's student population of 249 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Saytik: Gastineau Community School ranks within the top 50% of all 459 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Saytik: Gastineau Community School is 0.67, 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.
This School
State Level (AK)
#175 out of 459 schools
(Top 50%)
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30-34%
23%
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30-34%
29%
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70-79%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
12%
22%
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
48%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
29%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Saytik: Gastineau Community School's ranking?
Saytik: Gastineau Community School is ranked #175 out of 459 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alaska.
What schools are Saytik: Gastineau Community School often compared to?
Saytik: Gastineau Community Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Harborview Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 23% AK state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 29% AK state average).
How many students attend Saytik: Gastineau Community School?
249 students attend Saytik: Gastineau Community School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Saytik: Gastineau Community School students are White, 29% of students are Two or more races, 12% of students are American Indian, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Saytik: Gastineau Community School?
Saytik: Gastineau Community School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does Saytik: Gastineau Community School offer ?
Saytik: Gastineau Community School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Saytik: Gastineau Community School part of?
Saytik: Gastineau Community School is part of Juneau Borough School District.
In what neighborhood is Saytik: Gastineau Community School located?
Saytik: Gastineau Community School is located in the Douglas neighborhood of Juneau, AK.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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