Kenny Lake School

  • Kenny Lake School serves 67 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (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 50-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kenny Lake School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is equal to the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Kenny Lake School's student population of 67 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kenny Lake School is ranked within the top 20% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kenny Lake School is 0.64, 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#64 out of 466 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
33%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
47%
47%
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Two or more races
19%
11%
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Diversity Score0.640.71
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Graduation Rate≥50%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCopper River School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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