Nome Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 691 students in Nome Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
Public Schools in Nome Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 21% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Nome Public Schools School District are Extensions Correspondence, Anvil City Science Academy and Nome-beltz Middle/high. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Nome Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Overview

School District Name
Nome Public Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AK)
# Schools
4 Schools
503 Schools
# Students
691 Students
129,872 Students
# Teachers
48 Teachers
7,567 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Nome Public Schools 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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 70-79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#40 out of 54 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Nome Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nome Public Schools  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nome Public Schools  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70-79%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Nome Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.56
0.71
# American Indian Students
414 Students
28,563 Students
% American Indian Students
60%
22%
# Asian Students
5 Students
6,999 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
5 Students
9,469 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
7%
# Black Students
1 Student
3,199 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# White Students
78 Students
61,086 Students
% White Students
11%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
3,950 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# Two or more races Students
185 Students
16,606 Students
% of Two or more races Students
27%
13%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1
3,509
# Students in K Grade:
69
9,373
# Students in 1st Grade:
54
9,876
# Students in 2nd Grade:
49
9,791
# Students in 3rd Grade:
57
9,853
# Students in 4th Grade:
56
9,891
# Students in 5th Grade:
58
9,881
# Students in 6th Grade:
49
10,096
# Students in 7th Grade:
60
10,044
# Students in 8th Grade:
53
9,787
# Students in 9th Grade:
60
9,776
# Students in 10th Grade:
50
9,412
# Students in 11th Grade:
39
9,161
# Students in 12th Grade:
36
9,422
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,990 in this school district is less than the state median of $27,496. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,245 is less than the state median of $27,185. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AK)
Total Revenue
$15 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Nome Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$17 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Nome Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$21,990
$27,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Nome Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$24,245
$27,185
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nome Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Nome Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Extensions Correspondence
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
Nome, AK 99762
(907) 443-2231
Grades: K-12
| 63 students
Rank: #22.
Anvil City Science Academy
Charter School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
Nome, AK 99762
(907) 443-6207
Grades: 5-8
| 58 students
Rank: #33.
Nome-beltz Middle/high
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
Nome, AK 99762
(907) 443-6154
Grades: 6-12
| 280 students
Rank: #44.
Nome Elementary School
Math: 15% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1057 E 5th Avenue
Nome, AK 99762
(907) 443-5299
Grades: PK-6
| 290 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Nome
  • Mile 3.5 Nome-Teller Hwy, Nome, AK, 99762-0131
  • (907) 443-2231
  • nomeschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 691 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Top 50% in AK)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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