Diomede School

  • Diomede School serves 23 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Diomede School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Diomede School's student population of 23 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Diomede School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Diomede School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#332 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Diomede School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Diomede School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Diomede School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
100%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Diomede School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Diomede School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Diomede School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.000.71
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Diomede School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Diomede School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBering Strait School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Diomede School is Wales School (26.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wales Wales School
    Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
    26.6 miles
    490 Main St
    Wales, AK 99783
    (907)664-3021
    26.6 PK-12 49
  • Brevig Mission Brevig Mission School
    Grades: PK-12 | 154 students
    76.3 miles
    Main Street
    Brevig Mission, AK 99785
    (907)642-4021
    76.3 PK-12 154
  • Teller James C. Isabell School
    Grades: PK-12 | 84 students
    81.7 miles
    Main St
    Teller, AK 99778
    (907)642-3041
    81.7 PK-12 84
  • Shishmaref Shishmaref School
    Grades: PK-12 | 200 students
    99.4 miles
    Seaview Ln
    Shishmaref, AK 99772
    (907)649-3021
    99.4 PK-12 200
  • Nome Anvil City Science Academy Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 60 students
    132.8 miles
    Mile 3.5 Nome-teller Hwy
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-6207
    132.8 5-8 60

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