Nome-beltz Jr/sr High School

  • Nome-beltz Jr/sr High School serves 232 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nome-beltz Jr/sr 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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Nome-beltz Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Nome-beltz Jr/sr High School's student population of 232 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nome-beltz Jr/sr High 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nome-beltz Jr/sr High School is 0.41, 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#378 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
75%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
9%
47%
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Two or more races
16%
11%
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Diversity Score0.410.71
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Graduation Rate70-79%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNome School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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    Grades: PK-6 | 388 students
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