Mat-su Career & Technical Ed High School

2472 N Seward Meridian Pkwy
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Mat-su Career & Technical Ed High School serves 656 students in grades 8-12.
Mat-su Career & Technical Ed High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Mat-su Career & Technical Ed High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Mat-su Career & Technical Ed High School's student population of 656 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students656 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Mat-su Career & Technical Ed High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Mat-su Career & Technical Ed High School is 0.47, 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 Testing Rank
#16 out of 466 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
14%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
71%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
7%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.470.71
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMatanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Mat-su Career & Technical Ed High School is Mat-su Day School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wasilla Mat-su Day School Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 89 students
    0.1 miles
    2360 N Tait Dr
    Wasilla, AK 99654
    (907) 864-6000
    0.1 K-12 89
  • Wasilla Teeland Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 771 students
    0.2 miles
    2788 N Seward Meridian Pkwy
    Wasilla, AK 99654
    (907) 352-7500
    0.2 6-8 771
  • Wasilla Knik Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 286 students
    0.8 miles
    6350 W Hollywood
    Wasilla, AK 99687
    (907) 352-0300
    0.8 K-5 286
  • Palmer Cottonwood Creek Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 462 students
    1.2 miles
    800 N Seward Meridian
    Palmer, AK 99645
    (907) 864-2100
    1.2 PK-5 462
  • Wasilla Larson Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    1.3 miles
    2722 E Seldon Rd
    Wasilla, AK 99654
    (907) 352-2300
    1.3 PK-5 392

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