9583 Kenai Spur Hwy
Kenai, AK 99611
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Kenai Central High School serves 371 students in grades 9-12.
Kenai Central High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 371 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 1% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kenai Central High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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School Overview

Kenai Central High School's student population of 371 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Kenai Central High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kenai Central High School is 0.53, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#183 out of 461 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
11%
22%
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
66%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
15%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
79%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   5/31/2010
The music program is great, as is the education. The teachers are all very helpful and concerned about students. The office staff pay a lot of attention and know almost every student by name.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - panth

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 371 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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