Shungnak School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 10%)
- Shungnak School's student population of 73 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||73 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||9 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Shungnak 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 8:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AK)|
|Overall School Rank||#398 out of 466 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||11-19%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||≤10%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1||17:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Northwest Arctic Borough School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Shungnak School is Kobuk School (7.6 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Kobuk Kobuk School Grades: PK-12 | 41 students
101 Mushers Way
Kobuk, AK 99751
(907)948-2231 7.6 PK-12 41
- Ambler Ambler School Grades: PK-12 | 70 students
109 Ambler Dr
Ambler, AK 99786
(907)445-2154 23.3 PK-12 70
- Selawik Davis-ramoth School Grades: PK-12 | 267 students
2600 Musk Ox Pkwy
Selawik, AK 99770
(907)484-2142 80.3 PK-12 267
- Huslia Jimmy Huntington School Grades: PK-12 | 74 students
Huslia School Blvd
Huslia, AK 99746
(907)829-2405 84.8 PK-12 74
- Kiana Kiana School Grades: PK-12 | 132 students
190 Casanoff St
Kiana, AK 99749
(907)475-2115 88.9 PK-12 132
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