Nome Board of Education

Nome Public Schools Board of Education Meeting Information


The Nome Public Schools Board of Education meets at the following times:


*Regular meetings take place on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Nome Elementary School Library.

*Work Sessions take place on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Nome Elementary School Library.


*unless otherwise scheduled (for schedule changes contact the District Office at 443-2231)

2015 - 2016

Board Meeting Information


Meetings held in the Nome Elementary School Library at 5:30 p.m.

*Minutes will be available after  approved at the following months Regular Board of Education Meeting.



Our Mission

Nome Public Schools will educate students in a positive

 learning environment to be competent and productive citizens.


Our Vision

Nome students will be engaged in a quality education that ensures

 student proficiency through a challenging curriculum that embraces

 diversity and is culturally responsive


Our Values




Pride in our students, staff, school and community

Strong work ethic

Personal integrity

High expectations and accountability




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Board and Superintendent Priorities 2015-2016


*Ensure academic success for all students


*Promote positive community engagement


*Update and promote understanding of the Strategic Plan


*Provide leadership and support to ensure reading proficiency by the 3rd grade


*Ensure all students feel connected to their peers and the adults in their schools

  by improving school climate


*Promote implementation of the Alaska Standards for Culturally Responsive School


*Support the recruitment and retention of effective staff


Nancy Mendenhall



Nome Public Schools

P.O. Box 131 • Nome, Alaska • 99762

907-443-2231 • 907-443-5144 (fax)