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45%
  • Point Higgins School
  • 333 Schoenbar Rd, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 248
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
45%
  • Houghtaling Elementary
  • 333 Schoenbar Rd, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 346
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
45%
  • Tongass School Of Arts And Sciences Charter School
  • 410 Schoenbar Rd Suite 202, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 183
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
42%
  • Ketchikan Charter School
  • 410 Schoenbar Road, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 163
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
37%
  • Ketchikan High School
  • 333 Schoenbar Rd, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 618
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
30%
  • Fast Track
  • 333 Schoenbar Rd, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 76
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
27%
  • Schoenbar Middle School
  • 333 Schoenbar Rd, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 263
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
27%
  • Fawn Mountain Elementary
  • 333 Schoenbar Rd, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 290
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
20%
  • Revilla Jr/sr High School
  • 333 Schoenbar Rd, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 129
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
0%
  • Ketchikan Regional Youth Facility
  • 333 Schoenbar Road, Ketchikan
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 6
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
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Ketchikan school information

IndexKetchikanAlaskaNational
Average Test Scores32%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools1528579,221
Total private schools45524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a117,963
The Ketchikan, AK educational system consists of 15 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ketchikan public schools have average test scores of 32% which is equal to than the Alaska average and 36% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ketchikan public schools is 16:1, compared to 18:1 in Alaska and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.2% have completed high school, 22.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Ketchikan

IndexKetchikanAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade83.7%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school83.2%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college58.0%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.1%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.3%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters7.1%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.1%1.3%

Ketchikan, AK School Districts

Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District

There are a total of 15 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ketchikan. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ketchikan, AK schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Ketchikan, AK, an average of 83.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Ketchikan schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Ketchikan, AK schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ketchikan, AK8,18932%36%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wynne, AR8,19525%49%
Aransas Pass, TX8,18065%32%
Garden City Park, NY8,17967%37%
Firebaugh, CA8,17622%55%
Hillsdale, MI8,20341%18%
Ketchikan, AK8,18932%36%
Source: The Ketchikan, AK education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.