114 Illinois St
Anaktuvuk Pass, AK 99721
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Nunamiut School serves 96 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Nunamiut 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 13:1.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 96 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 50% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Nunamiut School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Nunamiut School's student population of 96 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
96 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Nunamiut School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 443 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Nunamiut School is 0.29, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#383 out of 443 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
13:1
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American Indian
83%
22%
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
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White
n/a
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
17%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
77%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nunamiut School's ranking?

Nunamiut School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AK state average), while ≤10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% AK state average).

What is the graduation rate of Nunamiut School?

The graduation rate of Nunamiut School is 50%, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 77%.

How many students attend Nunamiut School?

96 students attend Nunamiut School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

83% of Nunamiut School students are American Indian, and 17% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Nunamiut School?

Nunamiut School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 13:1.

What grades does Nunamiut School offer ?

Nunamiut School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12

What school district is Nunamiut School part of?

Nunamiut School is part of North Slope Borough School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 96 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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