Tukurngailnguq School

  • Tukurngailnguq School serves 219 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tukurngailnguq 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.

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Tukurngailnguq School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Tukurngailnguq School's student population of 219 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tukurngailnguq 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 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tukurngailnguq School is 0.00, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank#437 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
100%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
n/a
47%
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Diversity Score0.000.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBering Strait School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Tukurngailnguq School is Anthony A. Andrews School (7.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Michael Anthony A. Andrews School
    Grades: PK-12 | 159 students
    7.3 miles
    100 Baker St
    Saint Michael, AK 99659
    (907)923-3041
    7.3 PK-12 159
  • Kotlik Kotlik School
    Grades: K-12 | 179 students
    51.9 miles
    20129 School Rd
    Kotlik, AK 99620
    (907)899-4415
    51.9 K-12 179
  • Unalakleet Unalakleet School
    Grades: PK-12 | 197 students
    51.9 miles
    Main St
    Unalakleet, AK 99684
    (907)624-3444
    51.9 PK-12 197
  • Shaktoolik Shaktoolik School
    Grades: PK-12 | 91 students
    65.9 miles
    40 Main St
    Shaktoolik, AK 99771
    (907)955-3021
    65.9 PK-12 91
  • Nome Martin L. Olson School
    Grades: PK-12 | 52 students
    74.2 miles
    40 Main St
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)779-3021
    74.2 PK-12 52

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