Shungnak School



Shungnak School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Shungnak School Students by Grade
PK 7
K 11
1 8
2 7
3 10
4 2
5 5
6 4
7 6
8 9
9 6
10 1
11 4
12 3

Shungnak School is a public elementary school located in Shungnak, AK in the Northwest Arctic Borough School District. It enrolls 83 students in grades 1st through 12th. Shungnak School is the 248th largest public school in Alaska and the 53,510th largest nationally. It has 10.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 83
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,510th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 248th out of 383
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 108th out of 381
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 224th out of 381

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Shungnak School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 44
(53%)
999
(50%)
 Male 39
(47%)
1,002
(50%)

Shungnak School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 American Indian 83
(100%)
1,881
(94%)
 Black 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
65
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
46
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Shungnak School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 62
(75%)
1,361
(68%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(13%)
63
(3%)
 Not Eligible 10
(12%)
577
(29%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 307 ranked schools in Alaska, Shungnak School is ranked 186th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Shungnak School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Shungnak School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 78
2006 74
2007 78
2008 75
2009 76
2010 73
2011 89
2012 83

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 10.4
2007 10.8
2008 12.1
2009 10.7
2010 13.7
2011 12.9
2012 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88461538461538
2006 0.89189189189189
2007 0.96153846153846
2008 0.88
2009 0.76315789473684
2010 0.79452054794521
2011 0.71910112359551
2012 0.87951807228916

Compare Shungnak School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,626.9% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 88.0%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Shungnak School
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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