Yakutat School

429 Forest Hwy
Yakutat, AK 99689
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 75 students in grades Prekindergarten-12, Yakutat School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 23%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 29%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 75 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : ≥50% (Top 50% in AK)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

School Overview

Yakutat School's student population of 75 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
75 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Yakutat School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 459 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Yakutat School is 0.37, 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.
This School
State Level (AK)
#321 out of 459 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Yakutat School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
11-19%
23%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yakutat 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 2021-22 school year data.
20-29%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yakutat 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 2021-22 school year data.
40-59%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Yakutat School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
79%
22%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Yakutat School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
4%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Yakutat School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
8%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Yakutat School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Yakutat School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
White
9%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Yakutat School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Hawaiian students in Yakutat School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
13%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Yakutat School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yakutat School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alaska.
0.37
This chart displays the diversity score of Yakutat School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥50%
78%
This chart displays graduation rate of Yakutat School and public school graduation rate of Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
39%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Yakutat School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yakutat School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Yakutat School's ranking?
Yakutat School is ranked #321 out of 459 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 23% AK state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 29% AK state average).
What is the graduation rate of Yakutat School?
The graduation rate of Yakutat School is 50%, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 78%.
How many students attend Yakutat School?
75 students attend Yakutat School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Yakutat School students are American Indian, 9% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Yakutat School?
Yakutat School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does Yakutat School offer ?
Yakutat School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Yakutat School part of?
Yakutat School is part of Yakutat School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 75 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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