Tok School

  • Tok School serves 204 students in grades Prekindergarten-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 20-24% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tok School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Tok School's student population of 204 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students204 students
This chart display total students of Tok School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Tok School
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Tok School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Tok School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Tok School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tok School is 0.56, 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 (16-17)#316 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Tok School, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tok 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)20-24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tok 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 Ratio15:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Tok School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
50%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Tok School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Tok School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tok School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tok School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tok School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Tok School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tok School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.560.71
This chart display the diversity score of Tok School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Tok School and public school graduation rate 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 Tok School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tok 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Tok School is Alaska Reach Academy (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tok Alaska Reach Academy
    Grades: PK-12 | 46 students
    0.0 miles
    249 Jon Summar Way
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)883-2591
    0.0 PK-12 46
  • Tanacross Tanacross School
    Grades: K-8 | 12 students
    12.1 miles
    100 Main St
    Tanacross, AK 99776
    (907)883-4391
    12.1 K-8 12
  • Tok Tetlin School
    Grades: PK-12 | 23 students
    19.3 miles
    100 Main St
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)324-2104
    19.3 PK-12 23
  • Tok Mentasta Lake School
    Grades: PK-12 | 31 students
    37.4 miles
    6 Mile Main Village Rd
    Tok, AK 99780
    (907)291-2317
    37.4 PK-12 31
  • Delta Junction Dot Lake School
    Grades: PK-12 | 10 students
    40.6 miles
    Mp 1361 Ak Hwy
    Delta Junction, AK 99737
    (907)882-2663
    40.6 PK-12 10

School Reviews

Review Tok School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Growing cases of contaminated tap water at public schools around the country are raising more than eyebrows. Learn about whether or not public schools' tap water is safe to drink.
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
Schools all over the country have closed their doors to slow the spread of COVID-19, forcing educators and parents to switch to online learning strategies. Read on to learn where to start with homeschooling and for helpful resources for learning at home.