Nenana City School

  • Nenana City School serves 177 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Nenana City 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 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Nenana City School's student population of 177 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nenana City 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 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nenana City School is 0.54, 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)#326 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
62%
23%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
28%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
8%
11%
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Diversity Score0.540.71
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Graduation Rate≥80%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNenana City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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  • Nenana Cyberlynx Correspondence Program
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    0.0 miles
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    Grades: K-12 | 34 students
    15.4 miles
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    (907)582-2700
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  • Fairbanks Watershed Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 197 students
    40.5 miles
    4975 Decathlon Ave
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    (907)374-9350
    40.5 K-8 197
  • Fairbanks Woodriver Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
    40.7 miles
    5000 Palo Verde Dr
    Fairbanks, AK 99709
    (907)479-4211
    40.7 PK-6 436
  • Minto Minto School
    Grades: PK-12 | 57 students
    41.5 miles
    Laker One St
    Minto, AK 99758
    (907)798-7212
    41.5 PK-12 57

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