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For the 2021 school year, there are 43 public schools serving 8,945 students in Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. Kenai Peninsula Borough School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
The top ranked public schools in Kenai Peninsula Borough School District are Aurora Borealis Charter School, Mcneil Canyon Elementary School and Soldotna Montessori Charter School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Kenai Peninsula Borough School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Alaska public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Alaska.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Overview

School District NameKenai Peninsula Borough School District
School District Websitehttp://www.kpbsd.k12.ak.us
School District Phone Number(907) 714-8888
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools43 Schools508 Schools
# of Students8,945 Students132,845 Students
# of Teachers578 Teachers7,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Comparison

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 53 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#13 out of 53 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
77%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.450.71
# of American Indian Students741 Students30,415 Students
% American Indian Students
8%
23%
# of Asian Students99 Students7,785 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students403 Students8,868 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
7%
# of Black Students37 Students3,866 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# of White Students6,488 Students63,200 Students
% White Students
73%
47%
# of Hawaiian Students37 Students3,914 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
3%
# of Two or more races Students1,140 Students14,797 Students
% of Two or more races Students
13%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2673,586
# of Students in Kindergarten:68910,193
# of Students in 1st Grade:65810,240
# of Students in 2nd Grade:66910,329
# of Students in 3rd Grade:69010,407
# of Students in 4th Grade:69110,398
# of Students in 5th Grade:69410,225
# of Students in 6th Grade:70010,006
# of Students in 7th Grade:6499,737
# of Students in 8th Grade:6659,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:6629,579
# of Students in 10th Grade:6589,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:6459,500
# of Students in 12th Grade:6089,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $17,853 in this school district is less than the state median of $24,474. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,003 is less than the state median of $24,972. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$160 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$161 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,853$24,474
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,003$24,972
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kenai Peninsula Borough   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Aurora Borealis Charter School Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    705 Frontage Rd Ste A
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-0292

    Grades: K-8 | 197 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mcneil Canyon Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    52188 East End Rd
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-8181

    Grades: K-6 | 123 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Soldotna Montessori Charter School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    158 E Park Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-9221

    Grades: K-6 | 167 students
  • Rank: #44.
    West Homer Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    995 Soundview Ave Ste 1
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5750

    Grades: 3-6 | 255 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Homer Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    500 Sterling Hwy
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5700

    Grades: 7-8 | 191 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Tustumena Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    58231 Sterling Hwy
    Kasilof, AK 99610
    (907) 260-1345

    Grades: PK-6 | 186 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Chapman School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    73286 School Ave
    Anchor Point, AK 99556
    (907) 235-8671

    Grades: PK-8 | 140 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Fireweed Academy Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    995 Soundview Ave
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-9728

    Grades: K-6 | 122 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Redoubt Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    486 W Redoubt Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-4300

    Grades: PK-6 | 359 students
  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Cooper Landing School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    19030 Bean Creek Rd
    Cooper Landing, AK 99572
    (907) 595-1244

    Grades: K-12 | 15 students
  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Moose Pass School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    33752 Depot Rd
    Moose Pass, AK 99631
    (907) 288-3183

    Grades: K-8 | 13 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Hope School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    64782 Nearhouse Ln
    Hope, AK 99605
    (907) 782-3202

    Grades: PK-12 | 17 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Homer High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    600 E Fairview Ave
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-4600

    Grades: 9-12 | 401 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Homer Flex School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4122 Ben Walters Ln
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5558

    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Kenai Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    201 Tinker Ln
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-1700

    Grades: 6-8 | 344 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Kalifornsky Beach Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1049 E Poppy Lane
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-1300

    Grades: PK-6 | 398 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    William H. Seward Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    606 Sea Lion Dr
    Seward, AK 99664
    (907) 224-3356

    Grades: PK-5 | 300 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Seward High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2100 Swetmann
    Seward, AK 99664
    (907) 224-3351

    Grades: 9-12 | 183 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Seward Middle School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    304 Sea Lion Ave
    Seward, AK 99664
    (907) 224-9000

    Grades: 6-8 | 123 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    River City Academy Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    426 West Redoubt
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 714-8945

    Grades: 7-12 | 83 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Susan B English School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    365 Winifred Ave
    Seldovia, AK 99663
    (907) 234-7616

    Grades: PK-12 | 35 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Connections Math: 26% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    143 E. Park Avenue
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 714-8880

    Grades: K-12 | 697 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Kaleidoscope School Of Arts & Science Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    549 N Forest Dr
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-0804

    Grades: K-5 | 260 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Ninilchik School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    15735 Sterling Hwy
    Ninilchik, AK 99639
    (907) 714-0300

    Grades: PK-12 | 109 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Skyview Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    46188 Sterling Hwy
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-2500

    Grades: 7-8 | 405 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Mt. View Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    315 Swires Rd
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-8600

    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Nikolaevsk School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    65524 Nikolaevsk
    Anchor Point, AK 99556
    (907) 235-8972

    Grades: PK-12 | 79 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Nikiski North Star Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    45600 Holt Lamplight Rd
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 776-2600

    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Soldotna Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    162 E Park Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-5100

    Grades: PK-6 | 343 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Nikiski Middle/senior High School Math: 23% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    52275 Education Dr
    Nikiski, AK 99635
    (907) 776-9400

    Grades: 6-12 | 367 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Sterling Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    35096 Sterling Hwy
    Sterling, AK 99672
    (907) 262-4944

    Grades: PK-6 | 232 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Kenai Central High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9583 Kenai Spur Hwy
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-2100

    Grades: 9-12 | 462 students
  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Kachemak Selo School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    44032 Milton Rd
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5552

    Grades: PK-12 | 47 students
  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Tebughna School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    46400 D St
    Tyonek, AK 99682
    (907) 583-2291

    Grades: PK-12 | 28 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Soldotna Prep School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    426 West Redoubt
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-2300

    Grades: 9 | 197 students
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