Nikiski Middle/senior High School

  • Nikiski Middle/senior High School serves 374 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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 41% (which is equal to the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Nikiski Middle/senior High School's student population of 374 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nikiski Middle/senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nikiski Middle/senior High School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
11%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
72%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
13%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nikiski Middle/senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.460.36
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Graduation Rate≥90%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nikiski Middle/senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenai Peninsula Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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