Takotna Community School

  • Takotna Community School serves 22 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.
  • Takotna Community 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 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

Takotna Community School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Takotna Community School's student population of 22 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students22 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Takotna Community 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 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Takotna Community School is 0.80, which is more 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 Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
32%
23%
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Asian
4%
6%
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Hispanic
14%
7%
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Black
14%
3%
White
23%
47%
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Hawaiian
4%
3%
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Two or more races
9%
11%
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Diversity Score0.800.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
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 Takotna Community 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 NameIditarod Area 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 Takotna Community School is Holy Cross School (14.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Holy Cross Holy Cross School
    Grades: K-12 | 30 students
    14.9 miles
    102 Main St
    Holy Cross, AK 99602
    (907)476-7131
    14.9 K-12 30
  • Mc Grath Mcgrath School
    Grades: PK-12 | 39 students
    14.9 miles
    90 Takotna Ave
    Mc Grath, AK 99627
    (907)524-3033
    14.9 PK-12 39
  • Eagle River Distance Learning/corresp. Center
    Grades: K-12 | 134 students
    15.1 miles
    1911 Stephanie Blvd
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907)694-6100
    15.1 K-12 134
  • Nikolai Top Of The Kuskokwim School
    Grades: PK-12 | 13 students
    53.9 miles
    9190 Main St
    Nikolai, AK 99691
    (907)293-2427
    53.9 PK-12 13
  • Sleetmute Jack Egnaty Senior School
    Grades: PK-12 | 21 students
    95.7 miles
    206 River Bend Rd
    Sleetmute, AK 99668
    (907)449-4216
    95.7 PK-12 21

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