52188 East End Rd
Homer, AK 99603
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Mcneil Canyon Elementary School serves 96 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Mcneil Canyon Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Mcneil Canyon Elementary School's student population of 96 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
96 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Mcneil Canyon Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mcneil Canyon Elementary School is 0.24, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#28 out of 461 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
22%
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
87%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
10%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 96 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24

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