Schoenbar Middle School

  • Schoenbar Middle School serves 287 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 44% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Schoenbar Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Schoenbar Middle School's student population of 287 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students287 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Schoenbar Middle 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Schoenbar Middle School is 0.56, 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)#238 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
24%
23%
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Asian
10%
6%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
61%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
3%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Schoenbar Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.560.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKetchikan Gateway Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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