Takotna Community School

  • Takotna Community 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 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 8:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Takotna Community School's student population of 16 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students16 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Takotna Community School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Takotna Community School is 0.78, 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)<50%
35%
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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 Takotna Community 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 Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
26%
23%
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Asian
6%
6%
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Hispanic
12%
7%
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White
32%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Takotna Community School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
6%
3%
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Two or more races
18%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Takotna Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.780.36
This chart display the diversity score of Takotna Community School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Takotna Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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  • Sleetmute Jack Egnaty Senior School
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