Mcneil Canyon Elementary School

52188 East End Rd
Homer, AK 99603
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Mcneil Canyon Elementary School serves 123 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Mcneil Canyon Elementary 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 70-74% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Mcneil Canyon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Mcneil Canyon Elementary School's student population of 123 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Mcneil Canyon Elementary 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 Mcneil Canyon Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#22 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)
70-74%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
4%
23%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
82%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
12%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.310.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
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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, middle school and elementary school to Mcneil Canyon Elementary School is Kachemak Selo School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Homer Kachemak Selo School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 47 students
    2.8 miles
    44032 Milton Rd
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5552
    2.8 PK-12 47
  • Homer Paul Banks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 221 students
    6.5 miles
    1340 East End Rd
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 226-1801
    6.5 PK-2 221
  • Homer Homer Flex School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
    7.2 miles
    4122 Ben Walters Ln
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5558
    7.2 9-12 29
  • Homer Homer High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 401 students
    7.4 miles
    600 E Fairview Ave
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-4600
    7.4 9-12 401
  • Homer Homer Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-8 | 191 students
    8.5 miles
    500 Sterling Hwy
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907) 235-5700
    8.5 7-8 191

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