Bering Strait School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 15 public schools managed by Bering Strait School District serving 1,970 students in Elim, Alaska.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska state average of 53%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Bering Strait School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Elim Aniguiin School
    29 Main Street
    Elim, AK 99739
    (907)890-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 115 students
  • Saint Michael Anthony A. Andrews School
    100 Baker Street
    Saint Michael, AK 99659
    (907)923-3041

    Grades: PK-12 | 180 students
  • Brevig Mission Brevig Mission School
    Main Street
    Brevig Mission, AK 99785
    (907)642-4021

    Grades: PK-12 | 152 students
  • Nome Diomede School
    Main Street
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)686-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 34 students
  • Gambell Gambell School
    169 Main Street
    Gambell, AK 99742
    (907)985-5515

    Grades: PK-12 | 191 students
  • Savoonga Hogarth Kingeekuk Senior Memorial School
    200 Main Street
    Savoonga, AK 99769
    (907)984-6811

    Grades: PK-12 | 249 students
  • Teller James C. Isabell School
    Main Street
    Teller, AK 99778
    (907)642-3041

    Grades: PK-12 | 75 students
  • Koyuk Koyuk-malimiut School
    09 Main Street
    Koyuk, AK 99753
    (907)963-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 105 students
  • Nome Martin L. Olson School
    40 Main Street
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)779-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 52 students
  • Shaktoolik Shaktoolik School
    40 Main Street
    Shaktoolik, AK 99771
    (907)955-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 91 students
  • Shishmaref Shishmaref School
    Seaview Lane
    Shishmaref, AK 99772
    (907)649-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 195 students
  • Stebbins Tukurngailnguq School
    Main Street
    Stebbins, AK 99671
    (907)934-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 213 students
  • Unalakleet Unalakleet School
    Main Street
    Unalakleet, AK 99684
    (907)624-3444

    Grades: PK-12 | 204 students
  • Wales Wales School
    490 Main Street
    Wales, AK 99783
    (907)664-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 43 students
  • White Mountain White Mountain School
    55 Main Street
    White Mountain, AK 99784
    (907)638-3021

    Grades: PK-12 | 71 students

Overview

School District NameBering Strait School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,970 students
# of Teachers176 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
# of Male Students1,056 students
% Male Students
54%
# of Female Students914 students
% Female Students
46%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.02
# of American Indian Students1,955 students
% American Indian Students
99%
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students10 students
% White Students
1%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students4 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:203
# of Students in Kindergarten:165
# of Students in 1st Grade:169
# of Students in 2nd Grade:153
# of Students in 3rd Grade:144
# of Students in 4th Grade:136
# of Students in 5th Grade:137
# of Students in 6th Grade:139
# of Students in 7th Grade:138
# of Students in 8th Grade:119
# of Students in 9th Grade:120
# of Students in 10th Grade:127
# of Students in 11th Grade:107
# of Students in 12th Grade:113
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Bering Strait School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 60-64% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bering Strait School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bering Strait School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bering Strait School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $37,447 is higher than the state average of $25,218. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $36,092 is higher than the state average of $25,399. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$70 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bering Strait School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$67 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Bering Strait School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$37,447$25,218
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bering Strait School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$36,092$25,399
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bering Strait School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Bering Strait School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.02, which is lower than the Alaska average of 0.36. The most diverse school in the district is Unalakleet School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.