Kiana School

Kiana School serves 130 students in grades PK - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Kiana School operates within the Northwest Arctic Borough School District.

School Overview

The student population of 130 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 130 students
Kiana School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kiana School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Kiana School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kiana School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Kiana School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
100%
24%
Kiana School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Kiana School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.37
Kiana School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
95%
36%
Kiana School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Kiana School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,069 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $30,154 is higher than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $31,025 is higher than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Northwest Arctic Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 2,069 405
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $10 MM
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $62 MM $10 MM
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $30,154 $25,342
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $31,025 $25,523
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Aqqaluk High/noorvik Elementary School (19 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Aqqaluk High/noorvik Elementary School (19 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aqqaluk High/noorvik Elementary School (19 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NoorvikAqqaluk High/noorvik Elementary School
    19 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 191 students165 Fireweed Dr
    NoorvikAK 99763
    (907)636-2178
    19PK-12191
  • SelawikDavis-ramoth School
    27.9 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 289 students2600 Musk Ox Parkway
    SelawikAK 99770
    (907)484-2142
    27.9PK-12289
  • KotzebueNwabsd Home School
    58.3 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 1 students744 Third Ave
    KotzebueAK 99752
    (907)442-1804
    58.3KG-121
  • KotzebueJune Nelson Elementary School
    58.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 387 students744 Third Ave
    KotzebueAK 99752
    (907)442-1877
    58.4PK-5387
  • KotzebueKotzebue Middle/high School
    58.4 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 297 students744 Third Ave
    KotzebueAK 99752
    (907)442-1876
    58.46-12297

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