Sitka Correspondence

  • Sitka Correspondence serves 31 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Sitka Correspondence's student population of 31 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students31 students
This chart display total students of Sitka Correspondence by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Sitka Correspondence
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Sitka Correspondence by grade.

School Comparison

  • Sitka Correspondence's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 38:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sitka Correspondence is 0.58, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio31:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sitka Correspondence and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
26%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sitka Correspondence and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sitka Correspondence.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.580.71
This chart display the diversity score of Sitka Correspondence and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sitka Correspondence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSitka School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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