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Evaluation of Alaska school district websites

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Sunshine Review contributors conducted a study of Alaska school district websites from 2010 to 2013.

They researched to determine what type of information is available to the general public on these websites. The following page provides a snapshot of what they learned in the course of this research.

Reading the chart

600px-Yes check.png means that information is included on the school district website

600px-Red x.png

means that the information was not provided on the school district website
P
Partial.png

means that information was partially provided on the school district website

Conclusions chart

2012

In 2012, Sunshine Review evaluated the ten largest school districts: Anchorage School District, Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, Juneau School District, Lower Kuskokwim School District, Galena City School District, Kodiak Island Borough School District, Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District, and Northwest Arctic Borough School District. These school districts averaged a C website transparency grade.

Taxes? Budget? Meetings? Elected officials? Admin. Officials? Contracts? Audits? Public records? Academics? Background checks?
Y
600px-Yes check.png
4 4 7 8 6 3 6 4 8 8
P
Partial.png
2 2 3 2 4 4 0 3 2 0
N
600px-Red x.png
4 4 0 0 0 3 4 3 0 2

2010

The overall transparency grade in 2010 for school districts in Alaska was 22 percent, earning it an "F" transparency score.

Taxes? Budget? Meetings? Elected officials? Admin. Officials? Contracts? Audits? Public records? Academics? Background checks?
Y
600px-Yes check.png
1 6 11 22 33 0 3 2 19 9
P
Partial.png
0 4 23 17 7 13 5 8 11 5
N
600px-Red x.png
44 35 11 6 5 32 37 35 15 31
No Website 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Correcting errors

If you discover an error in one of the above charts or on a school district page, please report the error to the school board elections project.