PROFICIENCY 33% 3% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
28%Galena City School District
33%South Van Horn

Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) is a school servicing grades PK to 12 and is located in the district of "Galena City School District" in South Van Horn, AK. There are a total of 4,020 students and 32 teachers at Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea), for a student to teacher ratio of 125 to 1. There are a total of 0 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 32.5%, which is 3% higher than the Alaska average.


Student/Teacher ratio125:1
Free lunch0
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 Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea), 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

High School26%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School49%

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.

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Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 85.3% 80.3% 48.4% 51.1%
African American 1.5% 1.5% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 1.4% 1.3% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.3% 2.2% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 6.7% 11.9% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.4% 2.4% 8.7% 3.1%

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South Van Horn demographics profile

StatisticSouth Van HornAlaskaNational
Population density (sq mi)70191
Median age42.333.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)30%53%55%
Speak English82%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Education level achieved in South Van Horn

IndexSouth Van HornAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade66.7%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school66.7%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college36.5%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree7.0%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors6.5%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters0.2%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
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