Marathon School

Marathon School serves 5 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 71%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 81%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Marathon School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Marathon School's student population of 5 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students5 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Marathon School by grade.

School Rankings

The diversity score of Marathon School is 0.57, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
<50%
71%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
≥50%
81%
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Marathon School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Marathon School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Marathon School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
20%
3%
White
60%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Marathon School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
20%
3%
Two or more races
n/a
11%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marathon School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score
0.570.71
This chart display the diversity score of Marathon School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
<50%
79%
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 to Marathon School is Kenai Central High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kenai Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kenai Kenai Central High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 462 students
    0.7 miles
    9583 Kenai Spur Hwy
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-2100
    0.7 9-12 462
  • Kenai Kenai Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 344 students
    1.0 miles
    201 Tinker Ln
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-1700
    1 6-8 344
  • Kenai Aurora Borealis Charter School Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-8 | 197 students
    1.2 miles
    705 Frontage Rd Ste A
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-0292
    1.2 K-8 197
  • Kenai Kenai Alternative High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 71 students
    1.2 miles
    705 Frontage Road #c
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 335-2870
    1.2 9-12 71
  • Kenai Kaleidoscope School Of Arts & Science Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 260 students
    1.5 miles
    549 N Forest Dr
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907) 283-0804
    1.5 K-5 260

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