PROFICIENCY 22% 30% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
36%Nome Public Schools
36%Nome
31%Alaska

Nome Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "Nome Public Schools" in Nome, AK. There are a total of 375 students and 29 teachers at Nome Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 333 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Nome Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 22.0%, which is 30% lower than the Alaska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students375
Teachers29.4
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch333
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Nome Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
330-34%
430-39%
511-19%
6<= 10%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
325-29%
420-29%
520-29%
611-19%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Nome Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlaskaNational
White 8.6% 12.0% 48.4% 51.1%
Black 1.0% 1.6% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 1.8% 1.8% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.0% 1.4% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 79.0% 72.2% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.6% 10.7% 8.7% 3.1%

Nome demographics profile

StatisticNomeAlaskaNational
Population3,782731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)296191
Median age30.833.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%53%55%
Speak English84%84%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Nome

IndexNomeAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade85.3%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school84.1%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college57.1%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.8%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.4%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters5.7%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.7%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Nome Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.