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Avg. test scores 34%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 44%

Nikiski school information

IndexNikiskiAlaskaNational
Average Test Scores33%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:118:116:1
Total public schools328579,221
Total private schoolsn/a5524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a117,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Nikiski are 34% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Nikiski
  • 85.8% of people in Nikiski have completed 8th grade
  • 85.4% of people in Nikiski have completed high school
  • 16.9% of people in Nikiski have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Nikiski

      IndexNikiskiAlaskaNational
      Completed 8th grade85.8%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school85.4%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college51.1%64.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.7%37.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.9%28.8%30.3%
      Completed masters4.8%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Nikiski, AK School Districts

      • Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Nikiski. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Nikiski, AK schools is 33%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Nikiski, AK, an average of 85.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kenai, AK7,55143%14%
      Soldotna, AK4,47138%23%
      Nikiski, AK5,02933%34%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Shenandoah, IA5,03080%62%
      Dayton, MN5,03177%55%
      Bigfork, MT5,03222%56%
      South Sarasota, FL5,03249%0%
      Brownfields, LA5,02570%41%
      Nikiski, AK5,02933%34%
      Source: The Nikiski, AK education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.