Kiana School

190 Casanoff St

Kiana, AK 99749-9999

Tel: (907)475-2115
Grades: PK-12

119 students

Kiana School serves 119 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AK average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Kiana School operates within the Northwest Arctic Borough School District.

Overview

The student population of 119 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 119 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Kiana School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Kiana School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
American Indian
98%
23%
White
1%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Kiana School Sch Ethnicity Kiana School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.04 0.36
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%
34%
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.
1%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,009 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Northwest Arctic Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 2,009 425
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $9 MM
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $65 MM $10 MM
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $29,784 $21,927
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $32,243 $24,242
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • NoorvikAqqaluk High/noorvik Elementary School
    165 Fireweed Dr
    NoorvikAK 99763
    (907)636-2178
    19 mi | 195 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • SelawikDavis-ramoth School
    2600 Musk Ox Parkway
    SelawikAK 99770
    (907)484-2142
    27.9 mi | 270 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • KotzebueKotzebue Middle/high School
    744 Third Ave
    KotzebueAK 99752
    (907)442-3341
    58.4 mi | 306 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • KotzebueJune Nelson Elementary School
    744 Third Ave
    KotzebueAK 99752
    (907)442-3342
    58.4 mi | 387 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Northwest Arctic Borough, AK public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.06, which is lower than the Alaska average of 0.36. The most diverse school district in Northwest Arctic Borough is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.