Soldotna Elementary School

  • Soldotna Elementary School serves 343 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Soldotna 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Soldotna Elementary School's student population of 343 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Soldotna Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Soldotna Elementary School is 0.40, 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 (16-17)#256 out of 465 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
6%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
76%
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 Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Soldotna Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.400.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenai Peninsula Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Soldotna River City Academy
    Grades: 7-12 | 83 students
    0.0 miles
    426 West Redoubt
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907)714-8945
    0.0 7-12 83
  • Soldotna Soldotna Montessori Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 167 students
    0.0 miles
    158 E Park Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907)260-9221
    0.0 K-6 167
  • Soldotna Connections
    Grades: K-12 | 697 students
    0.1 miles
    143 E. Park Avenue
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907)714-8880
    0.1 K-12 697
  • Soldotna Skyview Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 405 students
    1.0 miles
    46188 Sterling Hwy
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907)260-2500
    1.0 7-8 405
  • Soldotna Soldotna High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 568 students
    1.0 miles
    425 W Marydale Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907)260-7000
    1.0 10-12 568

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