Sears Elementary School (Closed 2008)
Sears Elementary School served 220 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 25% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
State Level (AK)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education
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