Akula Elitnaurvik School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Akula Elitnaurvik School
Akula Elitnaurvik School is a prestigious school located in the remote village of Akula, Alaska. The school is renowned for its rigorous academic standards and its commitment to providing students with an excellent education. The school is highly selective, with only the most promising students being accepted each year.
The school is comprised of a primary school, a middle school, and a high school. Each grade level offers a comprehensive curriculum, with a focus on critical thinking, problem solving, and creative expression. Students are encouraged to take ownership of their learning and to explore their potential.
The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, such as music, art, and sports. These activities are designed to encourage students to develop their talents and skills.
The school is also known for its commitment to the environment and sustainability. The school has taken steps to reduce its carbon footprint, such as installing solar panels and using energy-efficient lighting.
The school is well-respected in the community and is considered a top-tier educational institution. Students who attend Akula Elitnaurvik School are well-prepared for college and the workforce.
100 Akula Heights
Kasigluk, AK 99609
PreK – 12
Overview Akula Elitnaurvik School
Akula Elitnaurvik School serves 113 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Akula Elitnaurvik 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).
Verdict on Akula Elitnaurvik School
Akula Elitnaurvik School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 443 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Akula Elitnaurvik School is 0.08, 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.