Nunamiut School

  • Nunamiut School serves 110 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 11-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Nunamiut School's student population of 110 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nunamiut School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nunamiut 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
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American Indian
75%
23%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
8%
47%
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Two or more races
17%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nunamiut School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.410.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nunamiut School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Slope Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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