Mosquito Lake Elementary School

Mosquito Lake Elementary School serves 9 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Mosquito Lake Elementary School operates within the Haines Borough School District.

School Overview

The student population of 9 students has declined by 40% over five years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 9 students
Mosquito Lake Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mosquito Lake Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Mosquito Lake Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mosquito Lake Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 17:1
Mosquito Lake Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
22%
24%
Mosquito Lake Elementary School American Indian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
22%
7%
Mosquito Lake Elementary School Black Students (2011-2014)
White
56%
49%
Mosquito Lake Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.37
Mosquito Lake Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
36%
Mosquito Lake Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
6%
Mosquito Lake Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Haines Borough School District's student population of 270 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,907 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $21,593 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Haines Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 270 405
Haines Borough   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $10 MM
Haines Borough   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $10 MM
Haines Borough   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,907 $25,342
Haines Borough   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,593 $25,523
Haines Borough   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Haines High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haines Home School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Haines Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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    Grades: PK-8 | 168 students
    0.5 miles
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    (907)766-6700
    0.5PK-8168
  • HainesHaines High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 85 students
    0.5 miles
    604 Haines Hwy
    HainesAK 99827
    (907)766-6700
    0.59-1285
  • HainesHaines Home SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12 | 8 students
    0.5 miles
    604 Haines Hwy
    HainesAK 99827
    (907)766-6700
    0.5KG-128
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    Grades: PK-12 | 107 students
    17.1 miles
    1563 Main St
    SkagwayAK 99840
    (907)983-2960
    17.1PK-12107
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    19.9 miles
    Mile 22 Haines Hwy
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    (907)767-5551
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School Reviews

I used to attend this school. The teachers are awesome! My favorite teacher was Mr.B as he taught me a lot and if it wasn't for him insisting on me doing my work I never would have gotten where I am today. I give this school a 10 out of 10. Its an awesome school and any kid is lucky to attend. Its small and easy for one on one teaching if you need it.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 03/16/12

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