Connections

143 E. Park Avenue
Soldotna, AK 99669
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Connections serves 697 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Connections placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Connections's student population of 697 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Connections is ranked within the top 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Connections is 0.29, 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 Testing Rank
#214 out of 466 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
American Indian
3%
23%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Connections and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
84%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
8%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.290.71
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Graduation Rate
65-69%
77%
This chart display graduation rate of Connections and public school graduation rate of 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 and middle school to Connections is River City Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Soldotna Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Soldotna River City Academy Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 83 students
    0.0 miles
    426 West Redoubt
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 714-8945
    0 7-12 83
  • Soldotna Soldotna Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 343 students
    0.1 miles
    162 E Park Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-5100
    0.1 PK-6 343
  • Soldotna Soldotna Montessori Charter School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 167 students
    0.1 miles
    158 E Park Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-9221
    0.1 K-6 167
  • Soldotna Skyview Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 405 students
    0.9 miles
    46188 Sterling Hwy
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-2500
    0.9 7-8 405
  • Soldotna Soldotna High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 568 students
    1.0 miles
    425 W Marydale Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-7000
    1 10-12 568

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