Sitka High School

  • Sitka High School serves 340 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Sitka High School's student population of 340 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sitka High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sitka High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. 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)20-24%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sitka High School 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 Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
24%
23%
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Asian
14%
6%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
53%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
5%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sitka High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.640.36
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Graduation Rate85-89%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sitka High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 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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