Shaktoolik School

40 Main St
Shaktoolik, AK 99771
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Shaktoolik School serves 71 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Shaktoolik School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 71 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 1% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Shaktoolik School's student population of 71 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
71 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Shaktoolik School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 443 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Shaktoolik School is 0.00, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#383 out of 443 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
100%
22%
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
n/a
2%
White
n/a
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
13%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
≥50%
77%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
16%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shaktoolik School's ranking?
Shaktoolik School is ranked #383 out of 443 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AK state average), while ≤10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% AK state average).
What is the graduation rate of Shaktoolik School?
The graduation rate of Shaktoolik School is 50%, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 77%.
How many students attend Shaktoolik School?
71 students attend Shaktoolik School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
100% of Shaktoolik School students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shaktoolik School?
Shaktoolik School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does Shaktoolik School offer ?
Shaktoolik School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Shaktoolik School part of?
Shaktoolik School is part of Bering Strait School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 71 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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