Lower Kuskokwim School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 28 top public schools in Lower Kuskokwim School District, serving 4,267 students.
  • Public school in Lower Kuskokwim School District have an average math proficiency score of 9% (versus Alaska public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 10% (versus 39% Alaska statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Arviq School, with <50% math proficiency and <50% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Alaska or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority American Indian) , which is more than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Alaska public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameLower Kuskokwim School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lksd.org
School District Phone Number(907)543-4912
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools28 Schools506 Schools
# of Students4,267 Students132,726 Students
# of Teachers285 Teachers7,790 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Comparison

  • Lower Kuskokwim 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 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 52% has increased from 44% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 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 Lower Kuskokwim   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)
7%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lower Kuskokwim   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 Rate
52%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lower Kuskokwim   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.090.70
# of American Indian Students4,069 Students30,377 Students
% American Indian Students
95%
23%
# of Asian Students18 Students7,849 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students17 Students8,927 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
6%
# of Black Students6 Students4,077 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# of White Students141 Students63,436 Students
% White Students
3%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a3,811 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students16 Students14,249 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1603,246
# of Students in Kindergarten:35410,274
# of Students in 1st Grade:33110,431
# of Students in 2nd Grade:33910,523
# of Students in 3rd Grade:30610,474
# of Students in 4th Grade:31710,320
# of Students in 5th Grade:35910,116
# of Students in 6th Grade:3129,750
# of Students in 7th Grade:3429,620
# of Students in 8th Grade:3249,410
# of Students in 9th Grade:3969,615
# of Students in 10th Grade:2669,567
# of Students in 11th Grade:2429,646
# of Students in 12th Grade:2199,734
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $29,328 is higher than the state average of $24,325. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $30,122 is higher than the state average of $24,500. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$122 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lower Kuskokwim   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$125 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Lower Kuskokwim   School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$29,328$24,325
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lower Kuskokwim   School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$30,122$24,500
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lower Kuskokwim   School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lower Kuskokwim School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | AK School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Kasigluk Akiuk Memorial School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    104 Village Rd
    Kasigluk, AK 99609
    (907)477-6829

    Grades: PK-12 | 108 students
  • Kasigluk Akula Elitnaurvik School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    100 Akula Heights
    Kasigluk, AK 99609
    (907)477-6615

    Grades: PK-12 | 137 students
  • Nunapitchuk Anna Tobeluk Memorial School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    114 Village Rd
    Nunapitchuk, AK 99641
    (907)527-5701

    Grades: PK-12 | 211 students
  • Platinum Arviq School Math: <50% / Reading: <50% | Top 20%
    116 Village Rd
    Platinum, AK 99651
    (907)979-8111

    Grades: K-12 | 11 students
  • Kongiganak Ayagina'ar Elitnaurvik Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    106 Village Rd
    Kongiganak, AK 99545
    (907)557-5551

    Grades: PK-12 | 187 students
  • Bethel Ayaprun Elitnaurvik Charter School
    Math: 20-24% / Reading: 15-19% | Bottom 50%
    1010 Fourth Ave
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)543-1645

    Grades: PK-6 | 166 students
  • Bethel Ayaprun School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    112 Village Rd
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)237-2505

    Grades: PK-12 | 116 students
  • Bethel Bethel Regional High School Math: 16% / Reading: 18% | Bottom 50%
    1006 Ron Edwards Memorial Dr
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)543-3957

    Grades: 7-12 | 475 students
  • Bethel Bethel Youth Facility Alternative School
    Lower Kuskokwim School Dist
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)543-5200

    Grades: 5-12 | 9 students
  • Chefornak Chaputnguak School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    102 Village Rd
    Chefornak, AK 99561
    (907)867-8700

    Grades: PK-12 | 148 students
  • Kipnuk Chief Paul Memorial School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    105 Village Rd
    Kipnuk, AK 99614
    (907)896-5011

    Grades: PK-12 | 218 students
  • Eek Eek School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    103 Village Rd
    Eek, AK 99578
    (907)536-5227

    Grades: PK-12 | 127 students
  • Bethel Gladys Jung Elementary School Math: 15% / Reading: 17% | Bottom 50%
    1007 Ron Edwards Memorial Dr
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)543-4440

    Grades: 3-6 | 341 students
  • Bethel Joann A. Alexie Memorial School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    101 Village Rd
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)553-5112

    Grades: PK-12 | 114 students
  • Kwethluk Ket'acik/aapalluk Memorial School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    107 Village Rd
    Kwethluk, AK 99621
    (907)757-6014

    Grades: PK-12 | 282 students
  • Quinhagak Kuinerrarmiut Elitnaurviat Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    117 Village Rd
    Quinhagak, AK 99655
    (907)556-8628

    Grades: PK-12 | 227 students
  • Bethel Kuskokwim Learning Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% / Reading: ≤10% | Bottom 50%
    1010 4th Ave
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)543-5610

    Grades: 8-12 | 89 students
  • Kwigillingok Kwigillingok School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    108 Village Rd
    Kwigillingok, AK 99622
    (907)588-8629

    Grades: PK-12 | 137 students
  • Tuntutuliak Lewis Angapak Memorial School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    119 Village Rd
    Tuntutuliak, AK 99680
    (907)256-2415

    Grades: PK-12 | 156 students
  • Bethel Mikelnguut Elitnaurviat
    1005 Raven's Way
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)543-2845

    Grades: PK-2 | 310 students
  • Nightmute Negtemiut Elitnaurviat School Math: ≤10% / Reading: ≤10% | Bottom 50%
    113 Village Rd
    Nightmute, AK 99690
    (907)647-6313

    Grades: PK-12 | 85 students
  • Toksook Bay Nelson Island Area School Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    101 Sunny Side Rd
    Toksook Bay, AK 99637
    (907)427-7815

    Grades: PK-12 | 194 students
  • Mekoryuk Nuniwarmiut School Math: ≤20% / Reading: ≤20% | Bottom 50%
    109 Village Rd
    Mekoryuk, AK 99630
    (907)827-8415

    Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
  • Tununak Paul T. Albert Memorial School Math: 6-9% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    120 Village Rd
    Tununak, AK 99681
    (907)652-6827

    Grades: PK-12 | 107 students
  • Bethel Qugcuun Memorial School Math: <50% / Reading: <50% | Top 20%
    115 Village Rd
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)737-7214

    Grades: PK-12 | 15 students
  • Goodnews Bay Rocky Mountain School Math: 11-19% / Reading: ≤10% | Bottom 50%
    121 Village Rd
    Goodnews Bay, AK 99589
    (907)967-8213

    Grades: PK-12 | 61 students
  • Napakiak William Miller Memorial School Math: ≤10% / Reading: ≤10% | Bottom 50%
    110 Village Rd
    Napakiak, AK 99634
    (907)589-2420

    Grades: PK-12 | 92 students
  • Bethel Z. John Williams Memorial School Math: 6-9% / Reading: 6-9% | Bottom 50%
    111 Village Rd
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)737-7212

    Grades: PK-12 | 156 students
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