Paul Banks Elementary School

  • Paul Banks Elementary School serves 227 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Paul Banks Elementary School's student population of 227 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students227 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paul Banks Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paul Banks Elementary School is 0.31, 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
4%
23%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Paul Banks Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Paul Banks Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paul Banks Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paul Banks Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
82%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paul Banks Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Paul Banks Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
12%
11%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paul Banks Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.310.36
This chart display the diversity score of Paul Banks Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paul Banks 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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