Tukurngailnguq School

Tel: (907)934-3021
Grades: PK-12

192 students

Tukurngailnguq School serves 192 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AK average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Tukurngailnguq School operates within the Bering Strait School District.

Overview

The student population of 192 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 192 students
Tukurngailnguq School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Tukurngailnguq School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tukurngailnguq School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Tukurngailnguq School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
100%
23%
Tukurngailnguq School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Black
n/a
4%
White
n/a
51%
Tukurngailnguq School White (1989-2005)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.00 0.70
Tukurngailnguq School Diversity Score (1989-2005)
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.
87%
34%
Tukurngailnguq School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
4%
6%
Tukurngailnguq School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,826 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Bering Strait School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 1,826 425
Bering Strait   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $9 MM
District Spending $75 MM $10 MM
Bering Strait   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $45,402 $21,927
Bering Strait   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $44,583 $24,242
Bering Strait   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Anthony A. Andrews School (7.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Anthony A. Andrews School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anthony A. Andrews School (7.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St. Michael Anthony A. Andrews School
    100 Baker St
    St. Michael , AK , 99659
    (907)923-3041
    7.3  mi  |  171  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Unalakleet Unalakleet School
    Main St
    Unalakleet , AK , 99684
    (907)624-3444
    51.9  mi  |  167  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Kotlik Kotlik School
    20129 School Rd
    Kotlik , AK , 99620
    (907)899-4415
    51.9  mi  |  199  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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