Z. John Williams Memorial School

  • Z. John Williams Memorial School serves 156 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

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 Comparison

  • Z. John Williams Memorial School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Z. John Williams Memorial School is 0.00, 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#428 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
100%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
n/a
47%
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Diversity Score0.000.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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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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