Kobuk School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
- Student Attention Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%)
Kobuk School's student population of 41 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||41 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||5 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Kobuk School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kobuk School is 0.04, 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 Data||This School||State Level (AK)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#337 out of 461 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Northwest Arctic Borough School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Kobuk School is Shungnak School (7.6 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Shungnak Shungnak School Grades: PK-12 | 73 students
#6 West River Rd
Shungnak, AK 99773
(907) 437-2151 7.6 PK-12 73
- Ambler Ambler School Grades: PK-12 | 70 students
109 Ambler Dr
Ambler, AK 99786
(907) 445-2154 29.1 PK-12 70
- Huslia Jimmy Huntington School Grades: PK-12 | 74 students
Huslia School Blvd
Huslia, AK 99746
(907) 829-2405 84.5 PK-12 74
- Selawik Davis-ramoth School Grades: PK-12 | 267 students
2600 Musk Ox Pkwy
Selawik, AK 99770
(907) 484-2142 87.9 PK-12 267
- Hughes Johnny Oldman School Grades: PK-12 | 17 students
Moose Loop 4
Hughes, AK 99745
(907) 889-2204 93.7 PK-12 17
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