ERIC Number: ED366643
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Facts & Figures about Education in Alaska, 1992.
Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau.
This collection of tables presents selected facts and figures about education in Alaska. General and district school information about Alaska's 469 public schools in 54 districts and its 276 private and denominational schools is followed by tables of general student information, including average daily membership, enrollment, graduates, and general education diplomas. Test results and statistics on the Scholastic Aptitude Test and the American College Testing Program test are presented. Staffing information includes data on teacher salaries and student-to-teacher ratios. Financial information includes costs of boarding home programs, pupil transportation, food programs, and a review of public revenues. The school districts are described in terms of geographic size and enrollment, and school district and superintendent information is listed, along with a directory of the Alaska Department of Education. Nineteen tables present the data. (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Achievement Tests, Bilingual Education, Boarding Homes, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Equivalency Tests, Expenditures, High School Equivalency Programs, High School Graduates, Income, Private Schools, Public Schools, School Districts, School Statistics, Student Characteristics, Superintendents, Tables (Data), Teacher Certification, Teacher Salaries, Teacher Student Ratio, Test Results, Transportation
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers; Community
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: SAT (College Admission Test)