- School Type: Charter School
- Grades: Kindergarten-6
- Enrollment: 85 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
- Minority Enrollment: 20%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 10% in AK
- Math Proficiency: 50-54% (Top 20%)
- Reading Proficiency: 60-64% (Top 10%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education
Fireweed Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:
(offers virtual instruction)
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Fireweed Academy's ranking?
Fireweed Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% AK state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% AK state average).
How many students attend Fireweed Academy?
85 students attend Fireweed Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Fireweed Academy students are White, 11% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fireweed Academy?
Fireweed Academy has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 13:1.
What grades does Fireweed Academy offer ?
Fireweed Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Fireweed Academy part of?
Fireweed Academy is part of Kenai Peninsula Borough School District.
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