Nordale Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Nordale Elementary School
Nordale Elementary School is a public elementary school located in the heart of the city of Seattle. It is part of the Seattle Public Schools system and serves students in grades Kindergarten through fifth grade. Nordale Elementary School has a strong commitment to providing a safe and nurturing environment for all students. The school has a diverse student body and a wide range of programs and activities to meet the needs of each student. The school also has a strong focus on academics, with a variety of enrichment programs and resources available to help students reach their full potential. Nordale Elementary School is committed to providing a positive learning experience for all students. The school has a strong focus on building relationships between students, parents, and staff, and works to ensure that all students feel welcome and supported. The school also has a commitment to community engagement, with a variety of activities and events to help build a sense of community. Nordale Elementary School is a great place for students to learn and grow. With its commitment to providing a safe and nurturing environment and its focus on academics and community engagement, Nordale Elementary School is an excellent choice for families looking for a quality education for their children.
397 Hamilton Ave
Fairbanks, AK 99701
PreK – 6
Overview Nordale Elementary School
Nordale Elementary School serves 257 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Nordale Elementary 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 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).
Verdict on Nordale Elementary School
Nordale Elementary 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 Nordale Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.