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Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 7%

Sitka school information

IndexSitkaAlaskaNational
Average Test Scores40%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools728579,221
Total private schools15524,874
Total post-secondary schools1117,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Sitka are 19% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Sitka
  • 88.1% of people in Sitka have completed 8th grade
  • 87.2% of people in Sitka have completed high school
  • 32.4% of people in Sitka have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Sitka

      IndexSitkaAlaskaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.1%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school87.2%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college67.0%64.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.1%37.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors32.4%28.8%30.3%
      Completed masters14.1%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.5%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.1%1.3%

      Sitka, AK School Districts

      • Sitka Borough School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Sitka. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sitka, AK schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Sitka, AK, an average of 88.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sitka, AK8,92140%19%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cape St. Claire, MD8,91876%53%
      Madeira, OH8,92495%92%
      Pulaski, VA8,91873%48%
      Atoka, TN8,91773%47%
      Pitman, NJ8,91638%23%
      Sitka, AK8,92140%19%
      Source: The Sitka, 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.