Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School

  • Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School serves 118 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School's student population of 118 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School is 0.67, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
49%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
28%
47%
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Hawaiian
3%
3%
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Two or more races
12%
11%
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Diversity Score0.670.71
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Graduation Rate55-59%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJuneau Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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