Tikigaq School

  • Tikigaq School serves 247 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Tikigaq School's student population of 247 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students247 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tikigaq School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tikigaq School is 0.11, 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)≤5%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
94%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
1%
47%
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Two or more races
5%
11%
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Diversity Score0.110.71
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Graduation Rate≥80%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
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 Tikigaq 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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