Sheldon Point School

  • Sheldon Point School serves 61 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 34%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Sheldon Point 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Sheldon Point School's student population of 61 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students61 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sheldon Point School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sheldon Point School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rankn/an/a
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
100%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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White
n/a
48%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sheldon Point School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Scoren/a0.35
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Graduation Rate≥50%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheldon Point School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLower Yukon School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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