PROFICIENCY 20% 36% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%Alaska Gateway School District
20%Northway
31%Alaska

Walter Northway School is a school servicing grades PK to 12 and is located in the district of "Alaska Gateway School District" in Northway, AK. There are a total of 41 students and 3 teachers at Walter Northway School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 41 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Walter Northway School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 20.0%, which is 36% lower than the Alaska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students41
Teachers2.88
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch41
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Walter Northway School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All<= 20%
3n/a
4< 50%
5n/a
6< 50%
7n/a
8n/a
High School< 50%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All<= 20%
3n/a
4< 50%
5n/a
6< 50%
7n/a
8n/a
High School< 50%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Walter Northway School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlaskaNational
White 0.0% 35.7% 48.4% 51.1%
Black 0.0% 0.5% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.6% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 0.0% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 92.0% 57.3% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.0% 4.8% 8.7% 3.1%

Northway demographics profile

StatisticNorthwayAlaskaNational
Population140731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7191
Median age27.433.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%53%55%
Speak English86%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Education level achieved in Northway

IndexNorthwayAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade83.5%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.0%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college50.6%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.9%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.9%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters0.0%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
Write a school review about Walter Northway School Tell people what you like or don't like about Walter Northway School…
Review Walter Northway School
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Academics0/10
Teachers0/10
Administration0/10
Sports0/10
Facilities0/10
Reason for reporting
Source: The Walter Northway School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.