Meadow Lakes Elementary School

  • Meadow Lakes Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Meadow Lakes Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Meadow Lakes Elementary School's student population of 425 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students425 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Meadow Lakes Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meadow Lakes Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meadow Lakes Elementary 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 School Rank#261 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
21%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
70%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
5%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Meadow Lakes Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.470.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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

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