Thunder Mountain High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3101 Dimond Park Loop
Juneau, AK 99801
Phone
(907) 780-1900
District
JUNEAU BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
JUNEAU CITY AND BOROUGH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
662
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alaska

7

(10 is best)

Better than 71.1% of AK schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Thunder Mountain High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
31%
47%
35%
37%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
16
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 168 25.4%
Grade 10 178 26.9%
Grade 11 157 23.7%
Grade 12 159 24.0%
Total 662 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 61.1% 58.3% 54.3%
Black 0.9% 1.2% 3.0%
Hispanic 7.5% 9.4% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.8% 7.8% 6.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 21.7% 23.2% 27.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.5% 29.2% 42.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.7% 23.9% 38.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 5.3% 3.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,227 731,545
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 12.0 0
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.1% 20.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.9% 36.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.5% 11.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,676 253,346
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.4% 92.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.4% 29.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.6% 18.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.7% 19.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.3% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.4% 14.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.5% 9.7%
$15,000 or less 6.1% 7.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,071 $47,986,000 56.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,285 $6,122,000 7.2%
Staff $1,039 $4,953,000 5.8%
General Administration $138 $658,000 0.8%
School Administration $1,221 $5,816,000 6.8%
Operation $1,494 $7,117,000 8.3%
Transportation $672 $3,200,000 3.7%
Other $711 $3,386,000 4.0%
Total Support $6,559 $31,252,000 36.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,319 $6,284,000 7.3%
Total Expenditures $17,948 $85,522,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,557 $1,261,678,000 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,373 $181,228,000 7.1%
Staff $1,446 $190,831,000 7.5%
General Administration $262 $34,555,000 1.4%
School Administration $1,101 $145,396,000 5.7%
Operation $2,125 $280,580,000 11.0%
Transportation $620 $81,788,000 3.2%
Other $702 $92,611,000 3.6%
Total Support $7,628 $1,006,989,000 39.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,051 $270,821,000 10.7%
Total Expenditures $19,236 $2,539,488,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%