Slana School

  • Slana School serves 16 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Slana School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Slana School's student population of 16 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students16 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Slana School is ranked within the top 30% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Slana School is 0.48, 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#107 out of 466 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
19%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Slana School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Slana School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
White
69%
47%
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Two or more races
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score0.480.71
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Slana School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCopper River 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 Slana School is Mentasta Lake School (16.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tok Mentasta Lake School
    Grades: PK-12 | 31 students
    16.4 miles
    6 Mile Main Village Rd
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)291-2317
    16.4 PK-12 31
  • Tanacross Tanacross School
    Grades: K-8 | 12 students
    50.7 miles
    100 Main St
    Tanacross, AK 99776
    (907)883-4391
    50.7 K-8 12
  • Tok Alaska Reach Academy
    Grades: PK-12 | 46 students
    52.8 miles
    249 Jon Summar Way
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)883-2591
    52.8 PK-12 46
  • Tok Tok School
    Grades: PK-12 | 204 students
    52.8 miles
    249 Jon Summar Way
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)883-5161
    52.8 PK-12 204
  • Tok Tetlin School
    Grades: PK-12 | 23 students
    54.2 miles
    100 Main St
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)324-2104
    54.2 PK-12 23

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