PROFICIENCY 50% 59% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%Alaska Gateway School District
22%Tanacross
31%Alaska

Tanacross School is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Alaska Gateway School District" in Tanacross, AK. There are a total of 12 students and 2 teachers at Tanacross School, for a student to teacher ratio of 8 to 1. There are a total of 12 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Tanacross School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.0%, which is 59% higher than the Alaska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students12
Teachers1.5
Student/Teacher ratio8:1
Free lunch12
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Tanacross 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< 50%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All< 50%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

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.

Tanacross 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 88.9% 57.3% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.1% 4.8% 8.7% 3.1%

Tanacross demographics profile

StatisticTanacrossAlaskaNational
Population1,239731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9191
Median age41.233.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%53%55%
Speak English89%84%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Education level achieved in Tanacross

IndexTanacrossAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade83.2%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school83.2%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college61.2%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.2%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.7%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters12.0%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Tanacross School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.