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For the 2021 school year, there are 11 public schools in North Slope Borough, AK, serving 2,159 students. North Slope Borough has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
North Slope Borough, AK public schools have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the Alaska public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 14% (versus the 43% statewide average). Schools in North Slope Borough have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Alaska public schools.
The top ranked public schools in North Slope Borough, AK are Fred Ipalook Elementary School, Harold Kaveolook School and Meade River School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 98% 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.

Top North Slope Borough Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Fred Ipalook Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2070 Ahkovak St
    Barrow, AK 99723
    (907) 852-4711

    Grades: PK-5 | 704 students
  • Harold Kaveolook School Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2001 Barter Ave
    Kaktovik, AK 99747
    (907) 640-6626

    Grades: PK-12 | 67 students
  • Meade River School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4001 Kippi St
    Atqasuk, AK 99791
    (907) 633-6315

    Grades: PK-12 | 74 students
  • Eben Hopson Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6501 Transit St
    Barrow, AK 99723
    (907) 852-3880

    Grades: 6-8 | 259 students
  • Kali School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1029 Qasigialik St
    Point Lay, AK 99759
    (907) 833-2311

    Grades: PK-12 | 108 students
  • Nunamiut School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    114 Illinois St
    Anaktuvuk Pass, AK 99721
    (907) 661-3226

    Grades: PK-12 | 104 students
  • Barrow High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1684 Okpik St
    Barrow, AK 99723
    (907) 852-8950

    Grades: 9-12 | 223 students
  • Alak School Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    567 Main St
    Wainwright, AK 99782
    (907) 763-2541

    Grades: PK-12 | 168 students
  • Tikigaq School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1837 Tikigaq Ave
    Point Hope, AK 99766
    (907) 368-2662

    Grades: PK-12 | 254 students
  • Nuiqsut Trapper School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3310 3rd Ave
    Nuiqsut, AK 99789
    (907) 480-6712

    Grades: PK-12 | 168 students
  • Kiita Learning Community Alternative School
    5246 Karluk St
    Barrow, AK 99723
    (907) 852-9677

    Grades: 9-12 | 30 students
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