Tanacross School

  • Tanacross School serves 12 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • 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.
  • Tanacross School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Tanacross School's student population of 12 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students12 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tanacross School is ranked within the top 20% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tanacross School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. 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#75 out of 465 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tanacross School 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 Tanacross 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 Ratio6:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Tanacross School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
92%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Tanacross School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tanacross School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
11%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tanacross School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.150.70
This chart display the diversity score of Tanacross School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tanacross 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 Tanacross School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlaska Gateway School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Tanacross School is Alaska Reach Academy (12.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tok Alaska Reach Academy
    Grades: PK-12 | 60 students
    12.1 miles
    249 Jon Summar Way
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)883-2591
    12.1 PK-12 60
  • Tok Tok School
    Grades: PK-12 | 168 students
    12.1 miles
    249 Jon Summar Way
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)883-5161
    12.1 PK-12 168
  • Delta Junction Dot Lake School
    Grades: PK-12 | 12 students
    29.2 miles
    Mp 1361 Ak Hwy
    Delta Junction, AK 99737
    (907)882-2663
    29.2 PK-12 12
  • Tok Tetlin School
    Grades: PK-12 | 26 students
    30.8 miles
    100 Main Street
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)324-2104
    30.8 PK-12 26
  • Tok Mentasta Lake School
    Grades: PK-12 | 35 students
    34.4 miles
    6 Mile Main Village Road
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)291-2317
    34.4 PK-12 35

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