River City Academy

46188 Sterling Hwy
Soldotna, AK 99669
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 117 students in grades 7-12, River City Academy ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 23%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 29%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 117 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • : 60-79% (Top 50% in AK)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

School Overview

River City Academy's student population of 117 students has grown by 72% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

River City Academy ranks within the top 50% of all 459 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of River City Academy is 0.44, 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.
This School
State Level (AK)
#170 out of 459 schools
(Top 50%)
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20-29%
23%
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40-49%
29%
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21-39%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
6%
22%
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Asian
1%
5%
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
73%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
15%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.44
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60-79%
78%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is River City Academy's ranking?
River City Academy is ranked #170 out of 459 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alaska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 23% AK state average), while 40-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 29% AK state average).
What is the graduation rate of River City Academy?
The graduation rate of River City Academy is 60-79%, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 78%.
How many students attend River City Academy?
117 students attend River City Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of River City Academy students are White, 15% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of River City Academy?
River City Academy has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does River City Academy offer ?
River City Academy offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is River City Academy part of?
River City Academy is part of Kenai Peninsula Borough School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 117 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • : 60-79% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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