Z. John Williams Memorial School

111 Village Rd
Bethel, AK 99559
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Z. John Williams Memorial School serves 156 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Z. John Williams Memorial 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Z. John Williams Memorial School's student population of 156 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Rankings

Z. John Williams Memorial School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Z. John Williams Memorial School is 0.02, 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 Testing Rank
#429 out of 461 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
99%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
1%
3%
White
n/a
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
n/a
11%
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Diversity Score
0.020.71
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLower Kuskokwim 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 Z. John Williams Memorial School is Qugcuun Memorial School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bethel Qugcuun Memorial School
    Grades: PK-12 | 15 students
    0.0 miles
    115 Village Rd
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907) 737-7214
    0 PK-12 15
  • Bethel Bethel Youth Facility Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 5-12 | 9 students
    6.1 miles
    Lower Kuskokwim School Dist
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907) 543-5200
    6.1 5-12 9
  • Bethel Kuskokwim Learning Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 8-12 | 89 students
    6.1 miles
    1010 4th Ave
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907) 543-5610
    6.1 8-12 89
  • Bethel Ayaprun Elitnaurvik Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 166 students
    6.2 miles
    1010 Fourth Ave
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907) 543-1645
    6.2 PK-6 166
  • Bethel Bethel Regional High School Math: 17% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 475 students
    6.6 miles
    1006 Ron Edwards Memorial Dr
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907) 543-3957
    6.6 7-12 475

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