Chapman School

  • Chapman School serves 140 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Chapman School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

Chapman School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Chapman School's student population of 140 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chapman School is ranked within the top 20% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chapman School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#67 out of 465 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
7%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
74%
47%
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Two or more races
16%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chapman School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.430.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chapman School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenai Peninsula Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Chapman School is Nikolaevsk School (7.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anchor Point Nikolaevsk School
    Grades: PK-12 | 79 students
    7.2 miles
    65524 Nikolaevsk
    Anchor Point, AK 99556
    (907)235-8972
    7.2 PK-12 79
  • Homer Fireweed Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 122 students
    13.1 miles
    995 Soundview Ave
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907)235-9728
    13.1 K-6 122
  • Homer West Homer Elementary School
    Grades: 3-6 | 255 students
    13.1 miles
    995 Soundview Ave Ste 1
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907)235-5750
    13.1 3-6 255
  • Homer Homer Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 191 students
    13.4 miles
    500 Sterling Hwy
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907)235-5700
    13.4 7-8 191
  • Homer Homer High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 401 students
    13.8 miles
    600 E Fairview Ave
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907)235-4600
    13.8 9-12 401

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