Nikiski Middle/senior High School

52275 Education Dr
Nikiski, AK 99635
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Nikiski Middle/senior High School serves 367 students in grades 6-12.
Nikiski Middle/senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Nikiski Middle/senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Nikiski Middle/senior High School's student population of 367 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Nikiski Middle/senior High 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 Nikiski Middle/senior High School is 0.42, 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
#266 out of 461 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
9%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
75%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
11%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.420.71
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenai Peninsula Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Nikiski Middle/senior High School is Marathon School (11.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nikiski North Star Elementary School (4.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kenai Nikiski North Star Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
    4.3 miles
    45600 Holt Lamplight Rd
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 776-2600
    4.3 PK-5 368
  • Kenai Kaleidoscope School Of Arts & Science Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 260 students
    11.7 miles
    549 N Forest Dr
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-0804
    11.7 K-5 260
  • Kenai Marathon School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 5 students
    11.9 miles
    405 Marathon Rd
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 335-3343
    11.9 7-12 5
  • Kenai Kenai Central High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 462 students
    12.3 miles
    9583 Kenai Spur Hwy
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-2100
    12.3 9-12 462
  • Kenai Kenai Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 344 students
    12.5 miles
    201 Tinker Ln
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-1700
    12.5 6-8 344

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