Shaktoolik School

  • Shaktoolik School serves 91 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Shaktoolik School's student population of 91 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students91 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shaktoolik 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 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#404 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:117:1
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American Indian
100%
23%
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White
n/a
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shaktoolik School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shaktoolik School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.000.71
This chart display the diversity score of Shaktoolik School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (13-14)≥50%
73%
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shaktoolik School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shaktoolik School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBering Strait School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Shaktoolik School is Unalakleet School (33.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Unalakleet Unalakleet School
    Grades: PK-12 | 197 students
    33.5 miles
    Main St
    Unalakleet, AK 99684
    (907)624-3444
    33.5 PK-12 197
  • Elim Aniguiin School
    Grades: PK-12 | 124 students
    38.4 miles
    29 Main St
    Elim, AK 99739
    (907)890-3021
    38.4 PK-12 124
  • Koyuk Koyuk-malimiut School
    Grades: PK-12 | 116 students
    41.3 miles
    09 Main St
    Koyuk, AK 99753
    (907)963-3021
    41.3 PK-12 116
  • Nome Martin L. Olson School
    Grades: PK-12 | 52 students
    57.8 miles
    40 Main St
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)779-3021
    57.8 PK-12 52
  • Saint Michael Anthony A. Andrews School
    Grades: PK-12 | 159 students
    65.4 miles
    100 Baker St
    Saint Michael, AK 99659
    (907)923-3041
    65.4 PK-12 159

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