PROFICIENCY 5% 84% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
13%Lower Kuskokwim School District
5%Toksook Bay
31%Alaska

Nelson Island Area School is a school servicing grades PK to 12 and is located in the district of "Lower Kuskokwim School District" in Toksook Bay, AK. There are a total of 201 students and 13 teachers at Nelson Island Area School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 187 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Nelson Island Area School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 5.0%, which is 84% lower than the Alaska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students201
Teachers13
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch187
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Nelson Island Area School, 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
All<= 5%
3< 50%
4< 50%
5<= 20%
6<= 20%
7<= 20%
8< 50%
High School<= 20%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All<= 5%
3< 50%
4< 50%
5<= 20%
6<= 20%
7<= 20%
8< 50%
High School<= 20%

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.

Nelson Island Area School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlaskaNational
White 1.8% 4.5% 48.4% 51.1%
Black 0.0% 0.4% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.4% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 0.4% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 98.2% 94.0% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.3% 8.7% 3.1%

Toksook Bay demographics profile

StatisticToksook BayAlaskaNational
Population503731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)18191
Median age26.633.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%53%55%
Speak English5%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Education level achieved in Toksook Bay

IndexToksook BayAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade78.1%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school75.5%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college32.5%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree13.6%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.4%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters3.8%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Nelson Island Area School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.