Kiana School

  • Kiana School serves 132 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kiana 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

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School Overview

  • Kiana School's student population of 132 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kiana School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Kiana School is 0.13, 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 Testing Rank#407 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
93%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
2%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
5%
11%
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Diversity Score0.130.71
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthwest Arctic Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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