East Elementary School

200 Benny Benson Dr
Kodiak, AK 99615
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
East Elementary School serves 337 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
East Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

East Elementary School's student population of 337 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

East Elementary School 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 East Elementary School is 0.78, which is more 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
#216 out of 466 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
27%
23%
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Asian
24%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
28%
47%
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Hawaiian
3%
3%
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Two or more races
7%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.780.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKodiak Island 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 East Elementary School is Akteach (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Star Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kodiak North Star Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 213 students
    1.1 miles
    961 Mallard
    Kodiak, AK 99615
    (907) 481-2000
    1.1 K-5 213
  • Kodiak Main Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 227 students
    1.2 miles
    128 Powell Ave
    Kodiak, AK 99615
    (907) 486-2100
    1.2 K-5 227
  • Kodiak Akteach Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-12 | 176 students
    1.3 miles
    722 Mill Bay Rd
    Kodiak, AK 99615
    (907) 942-0537
    1.3 K-12 176
  • Kodiak Kodiak High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 657 students
    1.3 miles
    917 Rezanof East
    Kodiak, AK 99615
    (907) 486-7400
    1.3 9-12 657
  • Kodiak Kodiak Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 454 students
    1.3 miles
    1017 Rezanof East
    Kodiak, AK 99615
    (907) 481-2200
    1.3 6-8 454

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