Soldotna High School

Soldotna High School serves 510 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AK average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Soldotna High School operates within the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the AK state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 510 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 510 students
Soldotna High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Soldotna High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Soldotna High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Soldotna High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
6%
23%
Soldotna High School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
2%
6%
Soldotna High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Soldotna High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
n/a
4%
Soldotna High School Black (1992-2008)
White
85%
51%
Soldotna High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Soldotna High School Sch Ethnicity Soldotna High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.70
Soldotna High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
17%
34%
Soldotna High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
5%
6%
Soldotna High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,072 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Kenai Peninsula Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
4
Number of Students Managed 9,072 425
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 79% 70%
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $137 MM $9 MM
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $133 MM $10 MM
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,423 $21,927
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,017 $24,242
Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Connections (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Soldotna Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Redoubt Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Soldotna Soldotna Middle School
    426 West Redoubt Ave
    Soldotna , AK , 99669
    (907)260-2500
    0.5  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Soldotna Redoubt Elementary School
    486 West Redoubt Ave
    Soldotna , AK , 99669
    (907)260-4300
    0.5  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Soldotna Connections
    Alternative School
    143 East Park Ave
    Soldotna , AK , 99669
    (907)714-8880
    Alternative School
    1  mi  |  790  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Soldotna River City Academy
    Alternative School
    152 East Park Ave
    Soldotna , AK , 99669
    (907)714-8945
    Alternative School
    1  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Soldotna Soldotna Montessori Charter School
    Charter School
    162 East Park St
    Soldotna , AK , 99669
    (907)260-9221
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  167  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.34, which is lower than the Alaska average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Kenai Peninsula Borough is Kenai Peninsula Borough School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.