Mcneil Canyon Elementary School

  • Mcneil Canyon Elementary School serves 126 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Mcneil Canyon Elementary School's student population of 126 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students126 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcneil Canyon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcneil Canyon Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mcneil Canyon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
3%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mcneil Canyon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
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White
81%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
13%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mcneil Canyon Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.330.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mcneil Canyon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenai Peninsula Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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