Shungnak School

  • Shungnak School serves 90 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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Shungnak School's student population of 90 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students90 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shungnak School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shungnak School is 0.02, 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)≤10%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shungnak School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:117:1
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American Indian
99%
23%
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White
n/a
47%
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Two or more races
1%
11%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shungnak School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.020.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
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 Shungnak 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 NameNorthwest Arctic Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Shungnak School is Kobuk School (7.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Kobuk School (7.6 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Kobuk School (7.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kobuk Kobuk School
    Grades: PK-12 | 47 students
    7.6 miles
    101 Mushers Way
    Kobuk, AK 99751
    (907)948-2231
    7.6 PK-12 47
  • Ambler Ambler School
    Grades: PK-12 | 77 students
    23.3 miles
    109 Ambler Dr
    Ambler, AK 99786
    (907)445-2154
    23.3 PK-12 77
  • Selawik Davis-ramoth School
    Grades: PK-12 | 271 students
    80.3 miles
    2600 Musk Ox Parkway
    Selawik, AK 99770
    (907)484-2142
    80.3 PK-12 271
  • Huslia Jimmy Huntington School
    Grades: PK-12 | 83 students
    84.8 miles
    Huslia School Blvd
    Huslia, AK 99746
    (907)829-2405
    84.8 PK-12 83
  • Kiana Kiana School
    Grades: PK-12 | 126 students
    88.9 miles
    190 Casanoff St
    Kiana, AK 99749
    (907)475-2115
    88.9 PK-12 126

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