2100 Swetmann
Seward, AK 99664
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Seward High School serves 145 students in grades 9-12.
Seward High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Seward High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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School Overview

Seward High School's student population of 145 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Seward High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Seward High School is 0.57, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#58 out of 461 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
9%
22%
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
62%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
19%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
79%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 145 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 30% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57

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