Nome School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools in Nome School District, serving 695 students.
  • Public school in Nome School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Alaska public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alaska.
  • The top ranked public schools in Nome School District are Anvil City Science Academy, Extensions Correspondence and Nome-beltz Jr/sr High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% 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 13:1 is less than the Alaska public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameNome School District
School District Websitehttp://www.nomeschools.org
School District Phone Number(907)443-2231
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools5 Schools509 Schools
# of Students695 Students132,872 Students
# of Teachers53 Teachers7,748 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1

District Comparison

  • Nome 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 60-69% has increased from 50-59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nome   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)
24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nome   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 Rate60-69%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Nome   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.480.71
# of American Indian Students484 Students30,415 Students
% American Indian Students
70%
23%
# of Asian Students8 Students7,785 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students3 Students8,868 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
7%
# of Black Studentsn/a3,866 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# of White Students74 Students63,227 Students
% White Students
11%
47%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students3,914 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students124 Students14,797 Students
% of Two or more races Students
18%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:23,586
# of Students in Kindergarten:7210,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:5510,243
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6410,331
# of Students in 3rd Grade:5210,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:6010,398
# of Students in 5th Grade:6210,229
# of Students in 6th Grade:5710,007
# of Students in 7th Grade:589,741
# of Students in 8th Grade:479,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:579,584
# of Students in 10th Grade:319,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:419,503
# of Students in 12th Grade:379,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,610 in this school district is less 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 $20,324 is less 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$14 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Nome   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$14 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Nome   School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,610$24,325
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Nome   School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,324$24,500
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nome   School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Nome School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Anvil City Science Academy Charter School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 5%
    Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-6207

    Grades: 5-8 | 60 students
  • Extensions Correspondence Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-2231

    Grades: K-12 | 13 students
  • Nome Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6th Ave/k St
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-5299

    Grades: PK-6 | 388 students
  • Nome Youth Facility Alternative School
    4th Ave/k St
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-5434

    Grades: 5-12 | 2 students
  • Nome-beltz Jr/sr High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-6154

    Grades: 7-12 | 232 students
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